Music History

(24 semester hours)

For information, contact the Department of Music, 109 Presser Hall (513-529-3014).

Not open to music majors.

Program Requirements

All of these:

MUS 101/102 Theory of Music (3, 3)

MUS 201 Theory of Music (3)

MUS 211-212 History of Western Music (3, 3)

Choose ONE course from the following:

MUS 135 Understanding Jazz, Its History and Context (3)

MUS 186 Global Music for the I-Pod (3)

MUS 188 The Music of Russia (3)
MUS 285 Introduction to African American Music (3)

MUS 287 Enter the Diva: Women in Music (3)

Choose TWO additional music history courses (3,3) at the 200-level or higher. The courses should be selected from:

MUS 285 Introduction to African American Music (3)

MUS 287 Enter the Diva: Women in Music (3)

MUS 385 The Roots of Black Music: Blues, Gospel and Soul (3)
MUS 386 The History and Development of Hip Hop Culture in America (3)

MUS 461 American Music (3)

MUS490 Special Topics in Music (1-4; maximum 12)

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