MU 227  Formal Analysis

Review of basic musical forms, from the motive, phrase, and period, two- and three-part forms, sonata, rondo, and variation forms. Various analytical techniques are explored to gain an understanding of the nature and content of musical expression. Students will write several short analytical papers. Meets three hours per week. Prerequisites: MU 226.  2 crs.

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