The page uses Browser Access Keys to help with keyboard navigation. Click to learn moreSkip to Navigation

Different browsers use different keystrokes to activate accesskey shortcuts. Please reference the following list to use access keys on your system.

Alt and the accesskey, for Internet Explorer on Windows
Shift and Alt and the accesskey, for Firefox on Windows
Shift and Esc and the accesskey, for Windows or Mac
Ctrl and the accesskey, for the following browsers on a Mac: Internet Explorer 5.2, Safari 1.2, Firefox, Mozilla, Netscape 6+.

We use the following access keys on our gateway

n Skip to Navigation
k Accesskeys description
h Help
Search Performance Calendar
Performance Calendar
 
    The Juilliard School
   
 
  Feb 25, 2018
 
 
    
Evening Division Fall 2017 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

[Add to Portfolio]

EVDIV 012 — Literature & Techniques of Music II: Classical to 20th Century


Michael White
The second year of Literature & Techniques of Music continues the curriculum of the first year, but also moves on to several new areas of study. We add to our knowledge   of intervals, chords, figured bass, and harmony in general, and also continue the analysis of famous works, such as Handel arias, Chopin mazurkas, Haydn string quartets, and eventually a symphonic movement of Beethoven. In the area of music history, we begin with the Classical period, focusing on the genius of Mozart, and proceed through the Romantic up to the earlier years of the 20th century. Finally, we approach the art of orchestration, which entails first, the study of what is possible with each instrument of the orchestra. Secondly, we deal with how a composer puts these instruments together to create the specific sound he envisions. This is a yearlong course; students may enter in either semester. Prerequisite: Literature & Techniques of Music I, or the ability to read music and familiarity with basic theory concepts. An interview is required to place students into the proper level.

13 weeks per semester
Monday 5:30 – 7:30 pm
September 18 – December 11

$700 per semester 


 

Students may register online after they have interviewed and been placed in the class.



[Add to Portfolio]