This course is a study of the written language of music as related to the traditional practice of the Western art from the 17th through the 19th centuries. Analytical, writing, and keyboard harmony skills are systematically developed. The structure and harmonization of melodies, the use of non-harmonic tones, seventh chords, modulations, secondary dominants, and binary and ternary forms are emphasized. Prerequisite: MUS 12103. To be taken concurrently with MUS 10402.
Offered Spring for 3 Semester hours.