August 28, 2018

Lecture notes: 01 intro 2001

Handout, online discussions: Online participation overview – BMCC Fall 2018

August 30, 2018

Lecture notes: 02 texture stereotypes 2001

Handout, soundscape journal: Soundscape journal 2001 TTh

Pieces played in class that are not readily accessible online:

 

September 4, 2018

Lecture notes: 03 texture careers – TTh

Handout, historical aesthetics/stereotypes: 03 stereotypes followup

 

September 6, 2018

Lecture notes: 04 careers 02 – TTh

Handout, texts and translations of music played in class: 04 texts

Music played in class:

End quiz music: Louise Farrenc (1806-75), Symphony No. 3 in G minor, Op. 36, IV. Finale: Allegro (1847): 

 

September 13, 2018

Lecture notes: 05 Baroque dance and rhythm intro – TTh

Music played in class:

Videos played in class:

  • Pavane: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hVBlFUb0g60&t=3s
  • Galliard: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8lDCxv3Hv2g&t=10s
  • Courante: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YFM3RHt128o
  • Gavotte: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u9b6ldKKqu0

 

September 20, 2018

Lecture notes: 06 Baroque dance and history – TTh

Handout, an account of dancing at Versailles (Philippe Rameau): rameau-an-account-at-versailles – cropped

Music played in class (all other pieces are readily available online):

 

September 25, 2018

Lecture notes: 07 form – TTh

Handout, questions about music: 07 questions followup

Music played in class: Frédéric François Chopin (1810-1849), Mazurka Op. 17 No. 2 in E minor (1833) 

 

September 27, 2018

Lecture notes: 08 analysis 1 – TTh

Handout, in-class reading (Bianca Bosker, Cork Dork): Bosker – Cork Dork intro

In-class essay: https://drjonesmusic.me/analysis-1/ 

 

October 2, 2018

Lecture notes: 09 symphony – TTh

Music played in class:

 

October 4, 2018

Lecture notes: 10 performance art – TTh

Handout, Articles Roundtable #1 assignment description: Articles roundtable 1 – BMCC

Music/videos played in class:

 

October 9, 2018

Articles for the articles roundtable:

 

October 11, 2018

Lecture notes: 12 religion Europe – TTh

Handout, texts and translations: 12 religious texts

Music played in class:

 

October 16, 2018

Lecture notes: 13 Religous 2 – TTh

Handouts:

Music played in class:

 

October 23, 2018

Lecture notes: 15 careers – TTh

Handouts:

Music played in class:

 

October 25, 2018

Handout, concert response essay: Concert Essay prompt – BMCC Fall 2018

 

October 30, 2018

Lecture notes: 16 Schubert TTh

Handout, concert response essay: Concert Essay prompt – BMCC Fall 2018

Music played in class:

 

November 1, 2018

Lecture notes: 17 wagner

Handout, writings of Richard Wagner: 17 Wagner writings

Handout, text and translation: 17 Liebestod text

Music played in class:

  • Richard Wagner, Prelude to Lohengrin, Act III (1850)
  • Wagner, “Liebestod” from Tristan und Isolde (1865)

 

November 6, 2018

Reading for the articles roundtable: