MUSC 311 Tonal Harmony and Analysis

Spring, Fall

This course develops written, aural, and keyboard skills as applied to common-practice musical traditions. Beginning with a review of music fundamentals, topics include: diatonic harmony and functions, voice leading guidelines, phrase structure, chromatic harmony, extended tertian harmony, small and large formal designs, and 19th-century genres.

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