Theory And History Of Western Music
This course will equip the student with knowledge of western music instruments, simple and compound musical forms and history of western music during different periods; main composers’ lives and music works.
By the end of the course, the student should be able to:
- Classify and give examples of western music instruments, explain different simple and compound western musical forms.
- Explain the major characteristics of western music composed during different music periods and explain major issues in the lives and works of selected composers of different music periods.