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MUHL 314 Women in Music: A Cross-Cultural Perspective (3 credits)

Offered by: Music Research (Schulich School of Music)


Music History and Literature : A cross-cultural exploration of women's musical achievements in various historical periods. Develops understanding of both music and the social, political, and cultural forces shaping it. Music includes: sacred, love songs, opera, contemporary instrumental composition, and improvised genres with study organized around topics like authorship, genius/virtuosity, voice, body, power and technology.

Terms: This course is not scheduled for the 2012-2013 academic year.

Instructors: There are no professors associated with this course for the 2012-2013 academic year.

  • 3 hours
  • Prerequisite: MUHL 286; or MUHL 185; or permission of the instructor
  • Restriction: Not open to students who have taken MUHL 220 and MUAR 250.