Topics in Music (Fall Semester).

Special topics in music history, theory, creativity, or technology. Topics vary from year to year, but typically emphasize a particular musical area, theoretical issue, genre, repertory, creative/compositional technique, or instrument.

1 unit — Banagale, Carrizo, Chang

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How do people use sound and music to access alternate states of consciousness and otherworldly realms? MU227 explores the connection between music, sacred soundscapes, and spiritual perception. It examines the role of sound and melody in conjuring mystical and extrasensory states of being across social and regional contexts. 


Term Block Title Instructor Location Student Limit/Available Updated
Fall 2022 Block 2 Topics in Music (Fall Semester): Film Scoring in Theory and Practice Topic Details Jan Jirasek Cornerstone Art Center 130 25 / 1 06/07/2023
Fall 2022 Block 3 Topics in Music: (Fall Semester) 'Til the Fat Lady Sings Topic Details Dan Brink Packard Hall 20 25 / 22 06/07/2023
Fall 2022 Block 3 Topics in Music: (Fall Semester) Elementary Music Practicum Topic Details Joyce Hanagan Packard Hall 8 25 / 22 06/07/2023
Fall 2023 Block 1 Topics in Music: Listening to Music (Fall Semester). Topic Details Ryan Banagale TBA 32 / 16 06/07/2023
Fall 2023 Block 2 Topics in Music (Fall Semester). Musical Tapestries of the American Southwest Topic Details Liliana Carrizo TBA 15 / 0 06/07/2023
Fall 2023 Block 3 Topics in Music: Music and Gender in Jane Austen’s England (Fall Semester). Topic Details Lidia Chang TBA 25 / 14 06/07/2023
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