Understanding Classical Music
Have you ever wanted to have a better understanding of “Classical” music? In this course you will be guided through the history of western concert music, including Medieval, Renaissance, Baroque, Classical, Romantic, Modern and Post-Modern periods. In the process, you will learn what to listen for and you will gain a better understanding of concepts such as form, harmony, melody, rhythm, timbre and more. This course is intended for people at all levels of musical experience, including those who feel that they know nothing about music!
B.M., Composition, Oberlin Conservatory; Full-time Musician/Teaching Artist, TWO OF A KIND
8 Mondays, 2/26 to 4/23
7 to 8:30 p.m.
Cheltenham High School