Music Theory

Jacobs School Bulletin

2018-19
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Current & Future Music
Theory Course Offerings

Undergraduate | Graduate

Undergraduate

Spring 2019
  • T109 Rudiments of Music: online
  • T132 Musical Skills I
  • T152 Music Theory & Literature II (Mead)
  • T231 Musical Skills II
  • T232 Musical Skills III
  • T252 Music Theory & Literature IV (Johnston)
  • T331 Musical Skills IV
  • T351 Music Theory & Literature V (Johnston)
  • T351 Music Theory & Literature V (Maler)
  • T410 Topics in Music Theory: Intersections: Music + Culture (Kielian-Gilbert)
Summer 2019
  • T331 Musical Skills IV
  • T351 Music Theory & Literature V (Horlacher)
  • T351 Music Theory & Literature V (Johnston)
  • T351 Music Theory & Literature V (Mead)
  • T410 Topics in Music Theory: Advanced Techniques in Tonal Analysis (Ivanovitch)
Fall 2019
  • T109 Rudiments of Music
  • T109 Rudiments of Music: online
  • T132 Musical Skills I
  • T151 Music Theory & Literature I
  • T231 Musical Skills II
  • T232 Musical Skills III
  • T251 Music Theory & Literature III (Samarotto)
  • T261 Music Theory & Literature III Honors
  • T331 Musical Skills IV
  • T351 Music Theory & Literature V (Johnston)
  • T351 Music Theory & Literature V (Mead)
  • T361 Music Theory & Literature V Honors (Hook)
  • T410 Topics in Music Theory: Mathmatical Approaches to Music (Hook)
  • T410 Topics in Music Theory: Lieder and Lieder Cycles (Mead)
Spring 2020 (Tentative)
  • T109 Rudiments of Music: online
  • T132 Musical Skills I
  • T152 Music Theory & Literature II (Mead)
  • T231 Musical Skills II
  • T232 Musical Skills III
  • T252 Music Theory & Literature IV (Johnston)
  • T331 Musical Skills IV
  • T351 Music Theory & Literature V
  • T410 Topics in Music Theory: Tempo and Dynamics (Johnston)
Graduate
Spring 2019
  • T509 Sight-Singing Review for Graduate Students: first eight weeks 
  • T511 Aural Theory Review for Graduate Students: second eight weeks
  • T545 Introductory Analysis of Music Literature (Maler)
  • T550 Readings in Music Theory (Ivanovitch)
  • T551 Analytical Techniques for Tonal Music (Ivanovitch)
  • T555 Schenkerian Analysis (Samarotto)
  • T556 Analysis of Music Since 1900 (Hook)
  • T561 Music Theory, Variable Topics: Analyzing Configurable Music: Hip-Hop, Remixes, and Mashups (Adams)
  • T565 Stylistic Counterpoint: 16th Century (Mutch)
  • T658 Seminar: Musical Form and Performance (Kielian-Gilbert)
  • T658 Seminar: Musical Spaces and Transformations (Hook)
Summer 2019
  • T508 Written Theory Review for Graduate Students (Ivanovitch)
  • T509 Sight-Singing Review for Graduate Students (Heilig) 
  • T511 Aural Theory Review for Graduate Students (Adams)
  • T555 Schenkerian Analysis (Samarotto)
  • T658 Special Topics in Schenkerian Analysis (Samarotto)
Fall 2019
  • T508 Written Theory Review for Graduate Students
  • T545 Introductory Analysis of Music Literature (Kielian-Gilbert)
  • T551 Analytical Techniques for Tonal Music (Horlacher)
  • T556 Analysis of Music Since 1900 (Kielian-Gilbert)
  • T561 Music Theory, Variable Topics: Analysis and Value Judgement (Reece)
  • T565 Stylistic Counterpoint: 18th Century (Samarotto)
  • T591 Music Theory Pedagogy (Isaacson)
  • T623 History of Music Theory I
  • T658 Seminar: Aleatory Music (Johnston)
  • T658 Seminar: Theories of Rhythm and Meter (Horlacher)
Spring 2020 (Tentative)
  • T509 Sight-Singing Review for Graduate Students: first eight weeks 
  • T511 Aural Theory Review for Graduate Students: second eight weeks
  • T545 Introductory Analysis of Music Literature (Hook)
  • T550 Readings in Music Theory (Kielian-Gilbert)
  • T551 Analytical Techniques for Tonal Music
  • T555 Schenkerian Analysis (Samarotto)
  • T556 Analysis of Music Since 1900 (Isaacson)
  • T561 Music Theory, Variable Topics: Music, Drama, Affect, Memory (Kielian-Gilbert)
  • T565 Stylistic Counterpoint: 16th Century
  • T591 Music Theory Pedagogy (Hook)
  • T624 History of Music Theory II (Samarotto)
  • T658 Seminar: TBD (Reece)
  • T658 Seminar: TBD