Instrumentation

MUSI
GU
4525
Course Level: 
Graduate, Undergraduate
Prerequisites: 
Extensive musical background
Credits: 
3

Analysis of instrumentation, with directional emphasis on usage, ranges, playing techniques, tone colors, characteristics, interactions and tendencies, all derived from the classic orchestral repertoire. Topics will include theoretical writings on the classical repertory as well as 20th century instrumentation and its advancement. Additional sessions with live orchestral demonstrations are included as part of the course.

Past Offerings

Fall 2016 – Section 001

Day & Time: 
TR 1:10pm-2:25pm
Location: 
814 Dodge Hall
Instructor: