This course is a study of the contrapuntal practice of J. S. Bach and other 18th-century composers, with emphasis on writing in the style of the period.
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|Course Format: Lecture / Discussion||Grading Mode: Graded|
||Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (MUSC)
||Past Enrollment Probability: 90% or above
|Major Readings: Wesleyan RJ Julia Bookstore
Kent Kennon, COUNTERPOINT.
J.S. Bach, FRENCH SUITES.
J.S. Bach, 2- AND 3-PART INVENTIONS
J.S. Bach, THE WELL-TEMPERED CLAVIER, BOOK ONE
|Examination and Assignments: |
Compose 1) a baroque dance movement; 2) a two-part invention; 3) a brief composition in three parts; 4) a fugue.
|Instructor(s): Bruce,Neely Times: .M.W... 02:50PM-04:10PM; Location: TBA|
|Total Enrollment Limit: 14||SR major: 4||JR major: 4|| || |
|Seats Available: 10||GRAD: X||SR non-major: 2||JR non-major: 2||SO: 2||FR: 0|