MAS 480 SEMINAR IN MUSICOLOGY
This course will chronicle the musical career of Olivier Messiaen (1908-1992), with concentration on his organ music and piano music. Discussion of Messiaenâ€™s Technique de mon langage musicale and analysis of selected pieces will place the composer in context vis a vis the last century. Among the works to be discussed are: Vingt Regards sur Lâ€™enfant Jesus, La NativitÃ© du Seigneur, Livre dâ€™orgue, and Catalogue des Oiseaux. Counts as a course in Music Since 1900.
There are no prerequisites listed for this course.
Students must have passed
or been exempted from MUHL 387.