MUSC 306 Mathematical Music Analysis: Post-Tonal Theory

Spring, Fall

This course examines analytical and compositional techniques through a survey of twentieth and twenty-first-century repertoire. Topics include, but are not limited to, modulo 12, pitch centricity, symmetry, set theory, combinatorics, inversional and transpositional equivalence, and serialism.

Prerequisite:  MUSC 204, satisfactory score on the music placement test, or permission of instructor.

Degree Requirements