Writing About Music


Selected topics in writing about music, to include a range of musical genres and styles engaged through listening, analytical study, and concert attendance. Topics may vary each semester and include studies of critical prose, reviews, various kinds of analysis, program notes, abstracts, music itself as criticism, use of musical examples, bibliography. Prerequisite: Music 161 or basic knowledge of music vocabulary or consent of the instructor.
Curriculum Codes
  • W
  • ALP
Typically Offered