Introduces the unique art of music for film. Screens films representing various eras and cultures and explores the film score. Presents genres including adventure, drama, musical, science fiction, and animated films. Studies music by the greatest film composers, including Max Steiner, Bernard Herrmann, John Williams, and others. 01/14/2020-04/30/2020 Lecture Tuesday, Thursday 09:30AM - 10:50AM EST, Room to be Announced
Travel Course. This course provides an immersion experience in the music and culture of 18th - and 19th-century Austria through the study of the lives and compositions of Haydn, Mozart, Beethoven, Mahler and others in the city where they lived, worked and premiered many of their compositions. Concerts are an integral part of our immersion experience in Vienna, as are tours of the city and visits to museums and a coffee house or two. 01/13/2020-05/04/2020
Looking for new means of self-expression, musicians, artists, and writers rejected traditional forms and methods of creativity in Paris at the turn of the 20th century. Students study these explosive new ways of creating music, art, and literature that changed the world forever. Topics include Debussy, Impressionism, Stravinsky, Picasso, Gertrude Stein. 01/14/2020-04/28/2020 Lecture Tuesday 01:00PM - 02:50PM EST, Room to be Announced