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MUS2113 Music History&Culture: Classical Topic 2
Credit Points: 15

This unit explores European art music from the mid-eighteenth through the nineteenth centuries including the symphonies of Beethoven, the operas of Mozart and Wagner and the piano music of Chopin. The unit will focus on principal stylistic developments in the genres of opera, orchestral music, and chamber music, considering how developments in musical form and style reflected the changing expressive aspirations of composers, the performance practices of musicians, and the listening habits of audiences.

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This Unit is part of the following Courses / Unit Sets
MAAAAWClassical Performance Major
MABUSVComposition and Music Technology Major
MABUSRContemporary Music Major
MAAAAVJazz Performance Major
MIAAGPMusic (Instrumental) Education Minor
MAAAAZMusic Studies Major
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Last Updated - Higher Education: 15/03/2013 VET: 20/05/2013