Music of Stravinsky

Mannes School of Music: Techniques of Music

Non-Liberal Arts

Undergraduate Course

Graduate Course

Majors Only

Music of Stravinsky

Spring 2019

Taught By: Lynne Rogers

Section: A

CRN: 6957

Credits: 2

This course offers an enriched understanding and appreciation of Stravinsky’s music through the analysis of his works, supported by the study of his life and cultural milieu. Detailed investigation of selected compositions, coupled with broad acquaintance with his works, will highlight important stylistic changes while revealing the consistent use of trademark compositional techniques. Among the compositions to be studied are The Rite of Spring, Les Noces, Octet for Wind Instruments, the Violin Concerto, The Flood, and Requiem Canticles. Coursework will include short essays, class presentations and informal performances, and preparation for class discussion through analysis and the study of secondary-source materials.

College: Mannes School of Music (MC)

Department: Techniques of Music (CATM)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Seminar (R)

Max Enrollment: 15

Enrollment Status: Closed*

*Enrollment status information is updated every five minutes. The status of this course may have changed since the last update. Open seats may have restrictions that will prevent some students from registering. Updated: 9:46am 11/18/2018

Meeting Info:

Days: Thursday

Times: 2:00pm - 3:40pm

Building: TBD

Room: TBD

Date Range: 1/24/2019 - 5/9/2019