MUCO 631 (001) Seminar in Composition 6 – CRN 14640
Witold Lutoslawski and Krzysztof Penderecki
MUPG 678 (001) Special Topic Seminar – CRN 12072
Advanced Improvisation Seminar
MUPG 590 (001) Vocal Styles and Conventions – CRN 15669
Professor Anja Strauss
This seminar explores vocal performance practices through practical application: text, language, inflection, pronunciation and interpretation considered with the individuality of each student’s voice and technical development.
After examining historical treatises, students will discuss and present musical selections using modern performance standards while remaining true to the stylistic demands of each period.
MUPP 695 (001) Performance Practice Seminar 2 – CRN 19624
What did Renaissance musicians know? Historical pedagogy and Renaissance vocal polyphony in the age of Josquin
MUPP 694 (001) Performance Practice Seminar – CRN 19647
Sacred Cantatas by J. S. Bach
MUPP 690 (001) Performance Practice Seminar – CRN 6791
Coping Strategies for Optimal Performance
This course is designed for performance, pedagogy and music education students interested in understanding performance anxiety, its effect on the body and existing coping strategies.
MUTH 653 (001) Seminar in Music Theory 2 – CRN 15682
Music Theory Pedagogy
MUTH 652 (001) Seminar in Music Theory 1 – CRN 12099
Tuning and Temperament: Historical and Speculative Approaches
MUMT 620 (001) Gestural Control of Sound Synthesis – CRN 8648
This seminar examines the use of computers as part of novel digital musical instruments, including physical gestures and actions, design and evaluation of new interfaces for musical expression, and mapping strategies between gestures and sounds. Basic knowledge of sound synthesis methods is required.
MUMT 617 (001) Timbre Form-Bearing Dimension in Music – CRN 19281