CBMH

6110

The Philip Glass Institute: Music in 12 Parts

Mannes School of Music: Music History and Literature

Non-Liberal Arts

Undergraduate Course

Graduate Course

Degree Students (with Restrictions)

Music in 12 Parts

Fall 2019

Taught By: Lisa Bielawa and Andrew Sterman

Section: A

CRN: 7900

Credits: 2

A comprehensive look at Philip Glass’s masterwork “Music in Twelve Parts,” composed in 1971-74 for his own seven-member ensemble of keyboards, winds and voice. Taught by multi-woodwinds player Andrew Sterman and vocalist/keyboardist Lisa Bielawa, both members of the Philip Glass Ensemble since 1992, the course will cover: formal musical analysis, performance practice and musical/cultural context of this seminal early work. Opportunities to participate through playing/singing, as well as guest appearances by other members of the PGE. This course fulfills the requirement for Graduate Seminar for MM students.

College: Mannes School of Music (MC)

Department: Music History and Literature (CBMH)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Studio (S)

Max Enrollment: 15

Enrollment Status: Open*

*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: 1:40pm 8/25/2019

Meeting Info:

Days: Tuesday

Times: 12:00pm - 1:40pm

Building: TBD

Room: TBD

Date Range: 8/27/2019 - 12/10/2019