Band Literature

Band Literature
Concentrated study of band literature through analysis and conducting.
 Hours2.0 Credit, 2.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesInstructor's consent.
Course Outcomes

Score Analysis

Identify and describe elements of form, rhythm, melody, harmony, texture, dynamics, timbres, style and phrasing in a variety of band or orchestral scores.

Historical Knowledge

Describe the evolution of various large scale instrumental forms and trace the development of the styles and composition techniques in band history--while citing research sources for adding to that information.

Knowledge of Composers

List significant composers for the instrumental genres of band or orchestra music and name their most prominent works--while citing research sources for additional information.