The appreciation of music requires above all the ability to listen to music comprehensively, and actively, and as such this course focuses on creating informed listeners. It will provide students with the necessary foundations on which to base their analyses of musical works. Students will acquire the basic terminology with which to discuss musical works, learn to distinguish between the music of different historical periods, and learn how to comment on and analyze a musical work using established analytical frameworks.

Start date:  Fall 2018
End date: To be determined
Schedule: Tuesday evenings 6-9 pm
Price:    To be determined