Music Composition (Standard Tune)
Prerequisites: MUS 1650
Replaces MUS 1750 (2005-2006)
This course takes an in-depth look into the songs of composers such as Gershwin, Rogers and Hart, Porter and Sondheim, in order to fully understand their compositional styles and techniques. The students are given the opportunity to write arrangements or original music in accordance with these composersí styles and techniques. Students are required to write two original songs or arrangements during the semester.