|MUS. 314 - Piano Lit.&Perform - Baroque|
MUS. 314 PIANO LITERATURE & PERFORMANCE - THE BAROQUE ERA (2)Pass/No Pass or letter grade option. Hours/semester: 32-36 lecture/16-18 lab. Recommended: Prior piano playing experience and music reading knowledge.
Description: This course focuses on the study and performance preparation of keyboard literature from the baroque period. The class will explore stylistic characteristics of baroque keyboard music, advancements in keyboard instruments of the time, general historical climate, and specific stylistic considerations of the main keyboard composers. Focus will remain on performance practice and the preparation and performance in a class situation of representative repertoire. (AA, CSU, UC)
College of San Mateo
Number of Units: 2
This description is for the Fall 2016 term