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Hybrid History Resources

Hybrid History Resources

This supplementary page is for the HYBRID (on-line) Music History 8D class only. The main class page will be announced soon (our campus is switching from MOODLE to CANVAS).

Thank you for taking Music History 8D. This is a hybrid on-line class. Everyone must participate by signing in to the class CANVAS shell at least once per week: 

Video study links for the Final:

A.) Gloria (Francis Poulenc)

B.) Mathis der Maler (Paul Hindemith)

C.) Carmina Burana (Carl Orff)

D.) The Love of Three Oranges (Sergei Prokofiev)

E.) Choro No. 1 (Heitor Villa-Lobos)

F.) Ionisation (Edgar Varèse)

G.) White Moon (Ruth Crawford Seeger)

H.) An American in Paris (George Gershwin)

I.) El Salon Mexico (Aaron Copland)

J.) Poem for Orchestra (William Grant Still)

K.) Quartet for the End of Time (Olivier Messiaen)

L.) A Ceremony of Carols (Benjamin Britten)

M.) Sonata II for prepared Piano (John Cage)

N.) Philomel (Milton Babbitt)

O.) Sinfonia (Luciano Berio)

P.) Spirit Garden (Toru Takemitsu)

Q.) Threnody for the Victims of Hiroshima (Krzysztof Penderecki)

R.) Atmospheres (Györgi Ligeti)

S.) Nixon in China (John Adams)

T.) Symphony No. 1 (Ellen Taaffe Zwillich)



Other Resources:

Text: A History of Western Music. Peter Burkholder (2014)

Youtube Videos in Historical Categories (work in progress)

Western Music in Context (series of six books by W.W. Norton & Co.)

Source Readings in Music History. Oliver Strunk/Leo Treitler (1998)

Women Composers

Composers of African Descent

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