Emotion and Meaning in Music

Meets the Critical Learning: AIM requirement. (Not offered 2022-23).

Degree requirement — Critical Learning: AIM

.75 to 1 unit

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Why do you like your favorite music? Individual preference emerges from the effect of the music on your emotions and the appeal of specific compositional aspects. In this course, students are challenged to create their own music individually and in groups. The final project is a collaborative creation of several short operas
Photo from Deutsche Fotothek
Photo from Deutsche Fotothek
Why do you like your favorite music? Answering this question is not always easy because individual preference emerges from both the effect of the music on your emotions as well as the appeal of specific compositional aspects. In this course, explore the creation and meaning of music from Bach to the Beatles.
The Beatles
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