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  • MUS 101: Intro/Western Classical Music

    Undergraduate 3 credits

    DEC: D SBC: ARTS

    An introduction to music of the Western classical tradition. This course covers basic concepts and vocabulary such as melody, harmony, rhythm, counterpoint, and form, as well as particular pieces of Western classical music. Various compositions and genres are considered in relation to the cultural and ideological values they embody, and the historical contexts in which they emerge. No previous musical training is assumed. Not for credit after MUS 130.

    Session Class # Section Instructor Mode Days Time Campus Status Notes
    Session 26582030Deborah HeckertOnline AsynchronousFlexible (Online)TBAWest (Main Campus)Open
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  • MUS 109: Rock, Popular Music, & Society

    Undergraduate 3 credits

    DEC: D SBC: ARTS

    A study of rock and related popular musical traditions in the United States. The music is investigated through consideration of its: 1) musical constituents (rhythm, form, pitch structure, instrumental texture, and vocal style), 2) historical development, beginning with its roots in earlier folk and popular styles through to the present, and 3) social meanings, uses, and ramifications.

    Session Class # Section Instructor Mode Days Time Campus Status Notes
    Session 16520330Robert WuagneuxOnline AsynchronousFlexible (Online)TBAWest (Main Campus)Open
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  • MUS 119: Elements of Music

    Undergraduate 3 credits

    DEC: D SBC: ARTS

    Beginning with the rudiments of music, such as meter, tempo, rhythm, and how to read notes in several clefs, this "hands on" course goes on to examine how music is organized, covering scales, keys, intervals, chords, form, and style in classical music. Students also compose throughout the semester and sharpen their listening skills through attendance at concerts. Serves as prerequisite to many music department courses.

    Session Class # Section Instructor Mode Days Time Campus Status Notes
    Session 16582130TBAOnline AsynchronousFlexible (Online)TBAWest (Main Campus)Open
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    Session 26443530Ilan MaransOnline AsynchronousFlexible (Online)TBAWest (Main Campus)Open
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  • MUS 308: History of Jazz

    Undergraduate 3 credits

    Prerequisite: MUS 101 or MUS 109 or MUS 119 or MUS 130

    DEC: K SBC: HFA+; USA

    Historical study of the origins, evolution, and influence of jazz, a musical art form originating in and evolving with the experiences of black Americans. Examination of styles, figures, and places connected to jazz, from Louis Armstrong in New Orleans to Billie Holiday in New York to Kendrick Lamar in Los Angeles. Consideration of central issues including improvisation, commercialization, race, and gender. Not for music major credit.

    Session Class # Section Instructor Mode Days Time Campus Status Notes
    Session 26419630Steven GehringOnline AsynchronousFlexible (Online)TBAWest (Main Campus)Open
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  • MUS 320: U.S. Popular Music

    Undergraduate 3 credits

    Prerequisite: One of the following: MUS 101, 105, 106, 119, or 130

    DEC: G SBC: HFA+; USA

    The study of popular music in the United States. Topics may include popular music in the U.S. since 1945; American popular music of colonial times; and American musical theatre. The course explores such aspects as musical structure and form, the nature of the commercial music industry, and how issues of gender, race, geography, economics, and technology affect the creation, performance, and reception of popular music. Not for music major credit.

    Session Class # Section Instructor Mode Days Time Campus Status Notes
    Session 16270230Michael BennettOnline AsynchronousFlexible (Online)TBAWest (Main Campus)Open
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    Session 26443630Hannah WatermanOnline AsynchronousFlexible (Online)TBAWest (Main Campus)Open
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  • MUS 341: Sound Design

    Undergraduate 3 credits

    Prerequisite: One ARS, CCS, CSE, ISE, MUS, or THR course Advisory Prerequisite: CDT 208 or ARS 225

    SBC: ARTS; TECH

    An investigation into the scientific, formal and artistic qualities of sound developed for students who may or may not have had formal musical training. Students will write reviews of sound pieces, create film or game soundtracks, and create sound-based art-works in response to course content, and write a paper on acoustic or psycho-acoustic phenomena. Emphasis is on studio production techniques, history of sound art and basic acoustics. Students will work on Apple computers in the SINC site and LTA. Formerly offered as CDT 341; not for credit in addition to CDT 341. This course has an associated fee. Please see www.stonybrook.edu/coursefees for more information.

    Session Class # Section Instructor Mode Days Time Campus Status Notes
    Session 265822L30Brian BrownOnline AsynchronousFlexible (Online)TBAWest (Main Campus)Open
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