MUTH 659 (001) History of Music Theory 2 – CRN 14590
A survey of the major theoretical writings on harmony, rhythm, and form from the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries. Theorists to be studied include Rameau, Kirnberger, Koch, Sechter, Hauptmann, Marx, Riemann, and Kurth.
Evaluation based on a mid-term exam (20%); final example (40%), and research paper (40%).
MUTH 655 (001) Seminar in Music Theory – CRN 14641
Analyzing spectral music
MUTH 654 (001) Seminar in Music Theory 3 – CRN 13202
MUSR 692 (001) Media Theory and Practice Seminar – CRN 14576
MUMT 621 (001) Music Information Retrieval, Acquisition, Preservation – CRN 9398
MUMT 619 (001) Input Devices for Musical Expression – CRN 14588
Basic technologies used in the design of input devices for musical expression, including the most common types of electronic sensors, actuators and associated conditioning circuits and examples of their application to gestural controllers. Prior knowledge of analog electronics required.
Evaluation will be based on assignments and a final project.
MUMT 618 (001) Computational Modeling of Musical Acoustic - CRN 14587
Methods for discrete-time modeling of musical acoustic systems, with an emphasis on digital waveguide techniques. Delay-based audio effects, artificial reverberation, musical instrument models and “physically-informed” approaches to sound synthesis. Prior experience with differential equations, digital filters, Matlab, and C/C++ is required.
MUMT 611 (001) Music Technology Seminar 1 – CRN 14586
Advanced Techniques for Musical Sound Analysis
MUHL 684 (001) Seminar in Musicology 3 – CRN 10616
Film Music and the Meanings of Style
MUHL 682 (001) Seminar in Musicology CRN 13238
The Operas of Verdi