MUSI 1331 Theory, Counterpoint & Form I

Basic theoretical concepts of harmony in analysis and formal structure, especially relating to music of the common practice period. The course covers harmonic and rhythmic notational practices and emphasizes four-voice part writing as a tool for learning harmonic structure, progression, voice leading, and counterpoint. Should be taken concurrently with MUSI 1131. Prerequisite: Satisfactory score on Theory Placement Exam or MUSI 1320.




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