MUS 499 LIT - Proseminar in Music - Seminar in Band Literature
Special preparation in specialized fields of musicology, composition-theory, performance, and music education. Course Information: 0 to 4 undergraduate hours. 0 to 4 graduate hours. Approved for Letter and S/U grading. May be repeated to a maximum of 16 hours. Prerequisite: Senior or graduate standing in music or music education; consent of instructor.
Summer 2A. Topic: "PAST, PRESENT, AND FUTURE--SEMINAR IN WIND BAND LITERATURE." This course will explore the past, present, and future of wind literature. Topics to be discussed include wind literature that has become a part of the canon and possible reasons this music continues to be performed today; current trends in wind music; and the future of this genre with an emphasis on how to identify music of quality and how to support and encourage diversity within your programming through collaboration and commissioning. Students may take this course more than once, as repertoire is rotated.
Option 1Number of Required Visit(s): 0
Course Level: Graduate