Music in Context 1 is the first of a two-course sequence that introduces students to the cultural context of music and other artistic production and the disciplines of Historical Musicology, Ethnomusicology, and Comparative Musicology. Western Classical, Jazz, Rock and Popular Music, Electronic Music, and some music of world cultures, including music of the Indigenous people of the Americas, are studied regarding their similarities and differences.
Course code: MUSC 1305
Length: 45.0 hours
PrerequisitesAcceptance into the VCC Music Diploma program or permission of instructor.
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