MUSC 7647X: Sonic Arts Composition Seminar

45 hours; 3 credits

This course guides students through an exploration of numerous contemporary music composition styles and techniques, to broaden and strengthen their artistic voices. Topics discussed will include harmony, timbre, motivic development, use of processes, chance, improvisation, and other methods to devise musical form and structure.


The City University reserves the right, because of changing conditions, to make modifications of any nature in academic programs and requirements of the university and its constituent colleges without advanced notice. Students are advised to consult regularly with college and department counselors concerning their programs of study.

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