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Intro to Western Music: From Mozart to Wagner

11/18/2012
12:00 - 2:30

Main Library

Koret Auditorium

100 Larkin St.

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.

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