Musicology Department

Courses

M600-M700 Courses

M601 Topics in Music Research (3 cr.) P: T508 Written Music Theory Review for Graduate Students, and M541 Music History Review for Graduate Students I or M542 Music History Review for Graduate Students II, or equivalents. Inquiry into selected questions, issues, and problems in music history and literature. Research project required. May be repeated for different topics only.

M602 Seminar in Musicology: Variable Topics (3 cr.) P: consent of instructor. For advanced students in musicology and music theory. Formal research paper required. May be taken more than once for credit toward Ph.D.

Recent Offerings:
M602 The Romantic Piano 1790-1860
M602 Reading Music Theory
M602 Musical Borrowing
M602 Music and Politics in Eastern Europe
M602 The Italian Madrigal, 1520-1650
M602 Music and Modernist Movements
M602 Music, Science, and Philosophy in the Quadrivium of Antiquity
          and Its Transmission in the Middle Ages and the Renaissance
M602 The Passion Music of C. P. E. Bach
M602 The Original Prints of the Music of H. Schütz
M602 J. S. Bach, St. Matthew Passion
M602 Operatic Typologies
M602 Humanism in Music

M603 Methods of Musical Scholarship: Variable Topics (3 cr.) P: consent of instructor. For advanced students in musicology and music theory. May be taken more than once for credit toward the Ph.D.

Recent Offerings:
M603 Historiography of Music
M603 Pedagogy of Music History and Appreciation
M603 Notation
M603 Italian Translation

M650 Music in the United States (3 cr.) P: Music History Review for Graduate Students II and T508 Written Music Theory Review for Graduate Students, or equivalents.

M651 Medieval Music (3 cr.) P: Music History Review for Graduate Students I and T508 Written Music Theory Review for Graduate Students, or equivalents.

M652 Renaissance Music (3 cr.) P: Music History Review for Graduate Students I and T508 Written Music Theory Review for Graduate Students, or equivalents.

M653 Music of the Baroque Period (3 cr.) P: Music History Review for Graduate Students I and T508 Written Music Theory Review for Graduate Students, or equivalents.

M654 Classic Music (3 cr.) P: Music History Review for Graduate Students II and T508 Written Music Theory Review for Graduate Students, or equivalents.

M655 Romantic Music
(3 cr.) P: Music History Review for Graduate Students II and T508 Written Music Theory Review for Graduate Students, or equivalents.

M656 Twentieth-Century Music (3 cr.) P: Music History Review for Graduate Students II and T508 Written Music Theory Review for Graduate Students, or equivalents.

M698 Individual Seminar in Musicology (3 cr.) P: Consent of instructor. For advanced students in musicology and music history. Formal research paper required. May be taken more than once for credit toward the Ph.D.

M700 Dissertation in Musicology (cr. arr.)*

* The course numbers marked with asterisks do not meet requirements for either a major or minor in music history and literature.