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MUSI 258A Music Theory III

4 hours lecture, 4 units
Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass Option

Description: This course is a continuation of 158B. It includes a detailed structural analysis and study of compositional techniques in the music of the 18th and 19th centuries. The emphasis is on further development of writing skills using chromatic harmony including secondary dominants and altered chords; the analysis and writing of two-part tonal counterpoint; the analysis of Sonata-form, Rondo, Theme and Variations. This course is designed for the student pursuing music as a major or for the student interested in enhancing technical knowledge of music.

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