Survey of Analytical Techniques

Beethoven's Symphonies class taught by Michael Ruhling at New Sibley Library, Miller Center. //  Summer classes at University of Rochester's Eastman School of Music  July 13, 2016.  // photo by J. Adam Fenster / University of Rochester

TH 400
Survey of Analytical Techniques

June 29-August 7, 2020 / Monday, Wednesday, Friday, 11:30 a.m.–1:30 p.m.
Room: OSL 204

Bruce Frank

An introduction to the basic techniques of tonal and non-tonal repertories, designed with the particular needs of the performance major in mind. The course introduces students to a broad range of techniques of analysis and their implications for performance. Short assignments and papers explore the basic analytical literature and evaluate the results of various analytical techniques.

Planning your arrival and departure:
First scheduled activity: Class begins Monday, June 29 at 11:30 a.m.
Last scheduled activity: Class ends Friday, August 7 at 1:30 p.m.

$5,190 / 3 credits     CRN 20840

“I liked that it was a survey and indeed covered lots of material. It was a nice ‘summary’ course for my theory experiences to all be put together in relation to each other and Dr. Frank’s focus on form feels useful and applicable to my life.” – 2019 student   

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