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I recommended you have a basic knowledge of music notation prior to starting this course. Specific details are provided in the first week.

Approx. 22 heures pour terminer
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Ce que vous allez apprendre

  • Analyze the relationship between the technical details and aesthetics of music.

  • Explore how culture, psychology, physics, formal context, and a sense of play all shape musical language.

  • Discover ways in which music theory may be relevant to enjoying, communicating a love for, and performing music.

  • Demonstrate confidence in the kind of musical self-analysis that can help you develop your own musical ideas.

Compétences que vous acquerrez

MusicClassical MusicJazzMusic compositionMusic theory
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I recommended you have a basic knowledge of music notation prior to starting this course. Specific details are provided in the first week.

Approx. 22 heures pour terminer
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Programme du cours : ce que vous apprendrez dans ce cours

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Semaine
1

Semaine 1

14 minutes pour terminer

Course Overview

14 minutes pour terminer
1 vidéo (Total 1 min), 9 lectures
1 vidéo
9 lectures
Is this course right for you?1 min
How to Pass This Course2 min
Accessing Music in the Course1 min
Instructor Presence and Staff Support 1 min
Forum Guidelines2 min
Requesting Peer Reviews2 min
Academic Integrity2 min
About Performing1 min
About CalArts and the School of Music1 min
5 heures pour terminer

Melodic Structures: Lines, Shapes, and Simple Modes

5 heures pour terminer
16 vidéos (Total 93 min), 11 lectures, 7 quiz
16 vidéos
The Richness of Simplicity, part 15 min
The Richness of Simplicity, part 25 min
Context and Discrete Function4 min
Neighbor Notes and Passing Tones4 min
Context Gives Notes Function1 min
Cadences9 min
How to Grade: Write a Gregorian Chant10 min
An Utterly Different Aesthetic, part 13 min
An Utterly Different Aesthetic, part 23 min
Leaps vs. Steps4 min
Chromaticism: Outside Notes3 min
The Next Chromatic Note1 min
Sequence4 min
How to Grade: Write a Slow Jazz Song11 min
How to Grade: Write a Folk Song13 min
11 lectures
Week 1 Glossary & Playlist1 min
Optional Practice: Medieval Notation3 min
Optional Practice: Modern Notation3 min
Optional Practice: MIDI Notation3 min
Some Lessons Learned2 min
Optional Practice: Antiphon10 min
Optional Practice: Improvise a Melody10 min
Optional Practice: A Little Musical Idea5 min
Some More Lessons Learned2 min
Talking About Folk Music3 min
Examples of Folk Music3 min
4 exercices pour s'entraîner
Reinforce Your Knowledge: Remember New Terms5 min
See it then Hear it: Over the Rainbow (Required)14 min
Hear it then See it: White Christmas (Required)12 min
See it then Hear it: The Riddle Song (Required - Honors)14 min
Semaine
2

Semaine 2

7 heures pour terminer

Melodic Structures: Simplicity, Repetition, and Change

7 heures pour terminer
17 vidéos (Total 140 min), 8 lectures, 9 quiz
17 vidéos
Repetition8 min
How to Grade: Write Like a Classical Composer15 min
Less is More: Chopin9 min
Less is More: Ives5 min
Some Lessons Learned3 min
Brahms Rhapsody12 min
Schoenberg's Piano Concerto5 min
Single Ladies / It's a Small World / Your own personal nightmare earworm2 min
Three Expansive Tunes3 min
How to Grade: Write Like a Romantic Composer16 min
How to Grade: Write like an Early 20th Century Composer13 min
How to Grade: Write an Earworm7 min
Boulez, Selon Pli7 min
John Cage's Atlas Eclipticalis4 min
How to Grade: Write Like a Mid- to Late 20th Century Composer17 min
How to Grade: Write Like a Wombat2 min
8 lectures
Week 2 Glossary & Playlist1 min
Some Lessons Learned2 min
Listen First: Chopin, Withers, Ives6 min
Less is More: Withers10 min
Optional Practice: I Want You10 min
Optional Practice: One Note Samba5 min
Optional Practice: Musica Ricerata10 min
Listen First: Brahms & Schoenberg12 min
3 exercices pour s'entraîner
See it then Hear it: Diaphonic Suite #1 (Required)30 min
Hear it then See it: Mon coeur s'ouvre a ta voix (Required)14 min
See it then Hear it: 1- (Required - Honors)12 min
Semaine
3

Semaine 3

5 heures pour terminer

Combining Pitches: Consonance and Dissonance

5 heures pour terminer
17 vidéos (Total 136 min), 4 lectures, 6 quiz
17 vidéos
The Physics Of It All6 min
The Culture & Context You Swim In10 min
The Functional Relationship10 min
A Three-Minute History of Medieval Music12 min
A bit more about medieval music—and meter2 min
Introduction to 'The Rules'8 min
A Simple Explanation of Counterpoint, part 18 min
A Simple Explanation of Counterpoint, part 26 min
Adding Dissonance18 min
How to Grade: Counterpoint, Part One: A&B7 min
How to Grade: Counterpoint, Part Two: C&D7 min
Josquin in two voices, part 15 min
Josquin in two voices, part 28 min
Creatively Breaking Rules7 min
Breaking the Rules In Order To Make New Rules in Order to Figure Out What Rules Are6 min
How to Grade: Counterpoint, Part Three: E&F4 min
4 lectures
Week 3 Glossary & Playlist2 min
Optional Practice: Meter5 min
Optional Practice: An informal analysis of Josquin10 min
Optional Practice: Two Beautiful Pieces15 min
3 exercices pour s'entraîner
Physical Consonance (Required)5 min
See it then Hear it: Broken Rules (Required)12 min
Hear it then See it: Broken Rules (Required)10 min
Semaine
4

Semaine 4

5 heures pour terminer

Cadences and Basic Harmonic Function

5 heures pour terminer
18 vidéos (Total 108 min), 3 lectures, 4 quiz
18 vidéos
Demonstration: 3-part voice leading11 min
Cadences, part 18 min
Cadences, part 23 min
Melodic Aspect to Cadences5 min
Tonal Function6 min
More about the Leading Tone: A diversion into Rock and Country3 min
Rock/Pop vs. Country3 min
Getting back to Tonal Function: Subdominant5 min
Some simple examples10 min
Subdominant Feelz6 min
Recap of Harmonic Function5 min
All Triads in a Key4 min
Mozart Piano Concerto, Part 18 min
Mozart Piano Concerto, Part 27 min
Mozart Piano Concerto, Part 36 min
How to Grade: Complete the Cadences (Final Assignment)3 min
Conclusion1 min
3 lectures
Week 4 Glossary & Playlist2 min
Listen to Haydn and Pärt15 min
Listen First: Stairway to Heaven & Coal Miner's Daughter10 min
2 exercices pour s'entraîner
See it Then Hear it: Piano Sonata #1 (Required)18 min
Hear it and See it: Dove Sono (Required)15 min

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