Lesson 1
Distinguishing Classical And Romantic Music - Part 1
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Wright, Craig, MUSI 112 Listening to Music, Fall 2008. Yale Open Course Ware: Music, Accessed 6/10/14, http://oyc.yale.edu/music/musi-112/lecture-23 License: Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 This review session teaches students how to identify the various time periods of Western music history, through careful listening and close attention to the musical-stylistic characteristics of a given piece. Professor Wright plays several musical examples culled from different historical periods, and then guides the students in identifying a variety of musical features that can be used to figure out approximately when the music was written.


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