Music and Art Appreciation (HUM250)


Course Memo

This course uses examples from mechanics, history, construction, show business, nature and sports to help students follow the development of European and North American music and art from the Middle Ages (1050) through the beginning of the 21 st century. The course includes an introductory study of the elements of music, music notation and composition, and the evolution of visual art through the study of influential visual artists such as Michelangelo, Goya and Pollack. Recordings, photos and videos are used in addition to the text.

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