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Introduction to Music Appreciation

Introduction to Music Appreciation

Introduction to Music Appreciation is about listening, appreciating, understanding, and discussing music. It explores the history, aesthetics, and criticism of Western music for an enhanced understanding of the topic. Chapters include:

  1. Musical Elements, Critical Listening, and Course Overview;
  2. Early Western Art Music;
  3. The Baroque Era;
  4. The Classical Era;
  5. The Romantic Period;
  6. Twentieth-Century Music;
  7. Jazz; and
  8. Music of the World.


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