Intro to Western Music: From Mozart to Wagner

Event detail
CALENDAR_ADD_TO_MY
 

This free class examines Western classical music in various political, economic, and aesthetic contexts and seeks to teach listening skills, a critical vocabulary for discussing music, and an appreciation for the complex roles of music in society. We will look at changing genres and styles of music and discuss composers’ choices and assumptions, as well as those of patrons and audiences, as we move chronologically from the Classical through the Romantic eras. Instructor: John Smalley

Check uotc.org for a complete list of free University of the Commons classes.

Upcoming Events

2014 - 2015 Opera Preview Lecture
Wednesday, October 1, 2014
Main Library, Koret Auditorium
2014 - 2015 Opera Preview Lecture
Wednesday, October 8, 2014
Main Library, Koret Auditorium
Bernal Jazz Quartet
Wednesday, October 8, 2014
Bernal Heights, Bernal Heights Meeting Room

More related events

Upcoming Classes

Come Learn How to Salsa and Bachata!
Tuesday, September 30, 2014
Richmond/Senator Milton Marks, Richmond Meeting Room
Noche Caribe: Learn Salsa and Bachata!
Wednesday, October 1, 2014
Mission Bay, Mission Bay Program Room
Take our survey