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|MUSC 1119 - Fundamentals of Western Music Theory|
Introduces students with little or no musical experience to all the major and minor key signatures and the following scales: major, natural minor, harmonic minor, and melodic minor. Topics include how to read music in treble clef, bass clef, and various C-clefs; how to identify and construct intervals, triads, and seventh chords; how melody and harmony work together to create a piece of music; roman numeral analyses; and various small forms. Short excerpts are analyzed, and students are required to write musical compositions. Prereq. Music majors and combined majors only.
4.000 Credit hours
4.000 Lecture hours
Schedule Types: Lecture
CAS Core MOI: Arts Context, NU Core Arts Lvl 1, UG Col of Arts, Media & Design