MUTH 541 Topics in Popular Music Analysis (3 credits)

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Offered by: Music Research (Schulich School of Music)

Overview

Music Theory and Analysis : Different approaches to the analysis of popular music. Issues of transcription, notation, analytical pertinence, aesthetics, hermeneutics, and semiotics will be explored through transcription exercises, readings, and analysis of selected recordings.

Terms: Fall 2012

Instructors: David Brackett (Fall)