Music

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Students are encouraged to register early, as classes may fill up or be canceled due to low registration.

Winter Courses
Jan 3 - Jan 19

Spring Courses
Jan 24 - May 18

Questions about course content? Contact:
Film, Media and Performing Arts - (212) 217-4220

MU 202
Latin American and Caribbean Music
3.0 credits
In state $660.00 Out of state $1,983.00

A survey of Latin American music with an emphasis on the process of music composition and instrumentation that led to its creation. Students explore the creative process through in-class performances of musical excerpts and demonstrations of Latin American musical instruments. The class also focuses on the indigenous, cultivated, and vernacular traditions within Latin American music and their relation to regional histories. No previous musical background is required. (G6: Arts)

Spring
CRN Section Day Time Location
16454 35A M 6:30 PM—9:20 PM A321B


MU 203
Survey of American Music
3.0 credits
In state $660.00 Out of state $1,983.00

A study of the major styles, trends, and significant composers in American music. Through lecture and demonstration, students explore various types of music, including blues, current trends, folk, jazz, rock, show, and symphonic, focusing on their relation to the American experience. No musical background is necessary. (G6: Arts)

Spring
CRN Section Day Time Location
15961 35A T 6:30 PM—9:20 PM A321A