Music 104A: Advanced Modal Counterpoint
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Course meets twice each week for 2 hours per session. The focus will be
on the evolving contrapuntal styles from the 14th to the 16th centuries and
their origins in the Church Modes. The assignments will be balanced between
analysis and style composition.
A comprehensive final examination will be given to test the students'
knowledge of repertoire and techniques.
Updated: February 9, 1999.