Courses

We offer courses from beginning to graduate levels in performance practice, conducting, music history and criticism, non-western music, instrumental and digital music composition, music technology, and music theory.

Courses

The full list of music courses we offer can be found on the Registrar's website.

Courses 2017-18

Spring 2018

Music 1: Beginning Music Theory

Music 3.02: American Music: Covers, Theft, and Musical Borrowing

Music 4/AMES 30: Global Sounds

  • Professor: Ted Levin
  • Time: 10A
  • Location: Hartman

Music 6: Masterpieces of Western Art Music

Music 16.01: Visual Music

Music 20: Introduction to Music Theory

Music 23: Timbre and Form

Music 25: Introduction to Sonic Arts

Music 45.06/AMES 40.09: Music from the Lands of the Silk Road

  • Professor: Ted Levin
  • Time: 2A
  • Location: Hop 130

Music 45.09/AAAS 88.02: Music and the Racial Imagination

Music 51: Oral Tradition Musicianship

Music 52.01:  Conducting and Artistic Direction

Music 104: Computer Music Composition

Courses 2018-19

Fall 2018

Music 1: Beginning Music Theory

  • Professor: Fred Haas
  • Time: 10
  • Location: Faulkner

Music 4/AMES 30: Global Sounds

  • Professor: Ted Levin
  • Time: 10A
  • Location: Hartman

Music 5.02/AAAS 39.02: History of Jazz since 1959

Music 8/ COSC 002.01: Program Interactive AV Art

Music 16.02: Music and Media in Everyday Life​

Music 17.06/Coco 23/LING 11.13: The Music-Language Connection

Music 21: Melody and Rhythm

Music 25: Introduction to Sonic Arts 

  • Professor: TBA
  • Time: 10A
  • Location: Hop 58

Music 42: From Plato’s Republic to Mozart’s Magic Flute (Early Classical Music) ​

Music 45.04: Music and Social Justice  

Music 51: Oral Tradition Musicianship

Music 101: Topics in the Repertoire of Electro-Acoustic and Computer Music 

  • Professor: TBA
  • Time: ARR
  • Location: Hallgarten

Courses 2018-19

Winter 2019

Music 1: Beginning Music Theory

Music 2: The Music of Today

Music 7: First-Year Seminar: The Power of Music​

Music 14.01/102: Music, Mind, Invention 

Music 17.04: Making Music Instruments

Music 20:  Introduction to Music Theory

Music 22:  Harmony and Rhythm

Music 28: Sonic Space and Form

Music 30:  Composition Seminar

Music 32: Improvisation

Music 40.01: Russian Music

Music 43: From the French Revolution to The (R)evolution of Steve Jobs (Modern Classical Music) 

Music 51: Oral Tradition Musicianship

Courses 2018-19

Spring 2019

Music 1: Beginning Music Theory

Music 3.02: American Music: Covers, Theft, and Musical Borrowing

Music 6: Masterpieces of Western Art Music

Music 11: Introduction to Opera

Music 13/COLT 60.01: Literature and Music

Music 20: Introduction to Music Theory

Music 23: Timbre and Form

Music 25: Introduction to Sonic Arts

  • Professor: TBA

Music 26: Electronic Music Synthesis

Music 34: Sound Art Practice

Music 51: Oral Tradition Musicianship

Music 52.01:  Conducting and Artistic Direction

  • Professor: TBA

Music 104: Computer Music Composition

  • Professor: TBA