Courses

MUHS 4253. Special Topics in Music History. 3 Hours.

Specialized topics not extensively covered in MUHS 3703 or MUHS 3713. Satisfactory completion of the term paper in this class will fulfill the Fulbright College writing requirement. Prerequisite: MUHS 3703 and MUHS 3713. May be repeated for degree credit.

MUHS 4703. Survey of String Literature. 3 Hours.

A survey of solo and chamber music literature involving stringed instruments. Prerequisite: MUAP 110V and MUTH 3613.

MUHS 4733. Survey of Symphonic Literature. 3 Hours.

A survey of the symphonic literature from its beginning to the present.

MUHS 4763. Survey of Vocal Literature I. 3 Hours.

A survey of concert literature for the solo voice.

MUHS 4773. Survey of Vocal Literature II. 3 Hours.

A survey of concert literature for the solo voice. Prerequisite: MUHS 4763.

MUHS 4793. Band Literature. 3 Hours.

A study of literature written for performance by concert band, symphonic band, and wind ensemble, representative of the following five periods in Music History: Renaissance (1420-1600), Baroque (1600-1750), Classical (1750-1820), Romantic (1820-1900), and Contemporary (1900-present).

MUHS 4803. Survey of Keyboard Literature I. 3 Hours.

A survey of the piano works of outstanding composers. Prerequisite: MUAP 110V.

MUHS 4813. Survey of Keyboard Literature II. 3 Hours.

A survey of the piano works of outstanding composers. Prerequisite: MUHS 4803.

MUHS 489V. Seminar in Music History. 1-4 Hour.

Subject matter not covered in other courses. With permission, may be repeated for credit if topics are different. May be repeated for degree credit.

MUHS 5563. Collaborative Piano Literature I, Woodwind and Brass Repertoire. 3 Hours.

Survey of collaborative literature for piano and wind or brass instruments. Focus on music for the collaborative duo (instrument and piano) including sonatas and concerti.

MUHS 5573. Collaborative Piano Literature II, String Repertoire. 3 Hours.

Survey of collaborative literature for the piano. Focus on the repertoire of sonatas, concerti and concert works for the piano and instrument (violin, viola, cello, and double bass).

MUHS 5722. Directed Studies in Music Literature I. 2 Hours.

Research in music literature in the performance field of the individual student.

MUHS 5732. Directed Studies in Music Literature II. 2 Hours.

Research in music literature in the performance field of the individual student. Prerequisite: MUHS 5722.

MUHS 5753. Seminar in Medieval & Early Renaissance. 3 Hours.

Intensive studies in music of Western Europe from early Christian times through the 15th century.

MUHS 5773. Seminar in Music of the 18th Century. 3 Hours.

Intensive studies of late Baroque and Classical music.

MUHS 5783. Seminar in Music of the 19th Century. 3 Hours.

Intensive studies in music of the 19th century.

MUHS 5793. Seminar in Music of the 20th Century. 3 Hours.

Intensive studies in 20th century music.

MUHS 5903. Seminar in Musicology. 3 Hours.

Focuses on specialized topics and repertoires within the history of Western music and introduces students to musicological approaches to these subjects. May be repeated for degree credit.

MUHS 5943. Seminar in Opera. 3 Hours.

Intensive studies in operatic literature.

MUHS 5952. Choral History and Literature I. 2 Hours.

Detailed study of choral history and literature from Gregorian chant to J.S. Bach.

MUHS 5962. Choral History and Literature II. 2 Hours.

Detailed study of choral history and literature from J.S. Bach to the present.

MUHS 5973. Seminar in Bibliography and Methods of Research. 3 Hours.

A survey of the methods and materials of musical research, including bibliography, methods of analysis, and style in the presentation of research results. Open to graduate students and to juniors in Honors.

MUHS 600V. Master's Thesis. 1-6 Hour.

Master's Thesis. May be repeated for degree credit.