JCTH
4324

Special Topics

School of Jazz & Contemp Music: Composition/Theory

Non-Liberal Arts
Undergraduate Course
Majors Only
Special Topics
Spring 2023
Taught By: Robert Sadin
Section: A

CRN: 11880

Credits: 2

Special Topics is designed to provide a window into European art music ("classical music") for musicians who want to expand their understanding and knowledge of the music of the giants of this repertoire. Each semester, the course is shaped to suit the interests and background of the students in the class. Emphasis on developing a more intimate understanding of the string section and how to mesh the language of orchestral music with the vocabulary of jazz and other genres of non-classical music. Bach, Wagner, Debussy, Stravinsky and Schoenberg are central to the class; Mahler, Bartok and Ravel are also important.

College: School of Jazz & Contemp Music (JZ)

Department: Composition/Theory (JCTH)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Studio (S)

Modality: In-Person

Max Enrollment: 12

Add/Drop Deadline: February 5, 2023 (Sunday)

Online Withdrawal Deadline: April 16, 2023 (Sunday)

Seats Available: Yes

Status: Closed*

* Status information is updated every few 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: 6:00pm EST 2/6/2023

Meeting Info:
Days: Tuesday
Times: 4:00pm - 5:50pm
Building: Arnhold Hall 55 W13th
Room: 545
Date Range: 1/23/2023 - 5/15/2023
Special Topics
Fall 2022
Taught By: Robert Sadin
Section: A

CRN: 12840

Credits: 2

Special Topics is designed to provide a window into European art music ("classical music") for musicians who want to expand their understanding and knowledge of the music of the giants of this repertoire. Each semester, the course is shaped to suit the interests and background of the students in the class. Emphasis on developing a more intimate understanding of the string section and how to mesh the language of orchestral music with the vocabulary of jazz and other genres of non-classical music. Bach, Wagner, Debussy, Stravinsky and Schoenberg are central to the class; Mahler, Bartok and Ravel are also important.

College: School of Jazz & Contemp Music (JZ)

Department: Composition/Theory (JCTH)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Studio (S)

Modality: In-Person

Max Enrollment: 12

Add/Drop Deadline: September 12, 2022 (Monday)

Online Withdrawal Deadline: December 18, 2022 (Sunday)

Seats Available: No

Status: Closed*

* Status information is updated every few 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: 6:00pm EST 2/6/2023

Meeting Info:
Days: Monday
Times: 4:00pm - 5:50pm
Building: Arnhold Hall 55 W13th
Room: 623
Date Range: 8/29/2022 - 12/12/2022