Music History

Music History

The Laney College Music Department offers Music History courses covering both Western Music Classical Music (2 or 4 semesters) and Jazz (2 semesters). The courses may be taken in any order.

8A: Antiquity Through the Renaissance (3,200 B.C.E.- 1600 C.E.)*

8B: The Baroque and Classical Eras (1600-1800)*

8C: The Romantic Era (1800’s)**

8D: Music in the Twentieth Century (1900-now)**

15A: Jazz, Blues, and Poplular Music

15B: Jazz, Blues, and Poplular Music

*New 2-Semester History Series for the AA-T

*51 A: Antiquity to 1750

**51B: 1750 to Present