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MUSM 403. Counterpoint

Credits: 3
Department: Music
Description: Examination and application of contrapuntal practices of Western music of the 16th - 21st centuries.
Prerequisites: MUSM 303
Semester Offered: DEMAND
Grading Method: ABCDF

Student Learning Outcomes

1. Develop an understanding and the ability to apply concepts and methods of counterpoint by analyzing examples of 16th, 18th, and 20th century polyphonic music.
2. Develop an understanding and the ability to apply concepts and methods of counterpoint by composing in a number of representative forms of contrapuntal music: e.g. 2-3 part inventions, continuous variations, canons, fugues.






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