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Music History (1680–1880)

Enrolment code: FCH310

Offered: not offered in 2003

Special note: required unit for BMus students

Unit description:

Provides a comprehensive overview of music from approximately 1680 until approximately 1880, with a program of integrated listening. Students gain familiarity with the stylistic characteristics of the major genres of the late Baroque, Classical and mid-Romantic periods and a knowledge of major repertory.

Staff Dr A Forbes For information on staff, turn to relevant Faculty website University phone and email search phone    email
Unit weight 12.5% To see normal University Admission requirements
Teaching pattern 2-hrs lecture, 1-hr tutorial (13 wks) Timetable
Mutual exclusions FCP100  
Assessment mode research assignment (10%), 1200-word essay (25%), end-of-sem listening test (15%), end-of -sem exam (50%) Examinations timetable (Users will need to know their login name (POP account) and password)
Required texts etc *Grout & Palisca, A History of Western Music, 6th edn, Norton, ISBN 0393975274
Norton Anthology of Western Music, vol 1, 4th edn, Norton, ISBN 0939976904
Norton Anthology of Western Music, vol 2, 4th edn, Norton, ISBN 0393976912
*Concise Norton Recorded Anthology of Western Music 4CD set.
*NOTE: These texts are also required for Music History 1.
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Discipline (School) Music
Courses Bachelor of Music  
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