Music, Collaboration, and the Arts

Course Number
LHUM-218
Description

This course explores artistic expression through musical responses to poetry, dance, painting, film, photography, and other art forms. Through guided listening, viewing films and discussion, students learn to integrate the arts by preparing a performance. The class experiments and creates pieces to realize a synthesis of the arts. Artists to be examined include Paul Klee, Gunther Schuller, John Cage, Merce Cunningham, Mark Morris, Yo Yo Ma, and more. Collaborations among music students, dancers, writers, and visual artists are encouraged.

Credits
3
Prerequisites
LENG-111
Electable By
All
Required Of
None
Semesters Offered
Fall Only
Location
Boston Campus
Department
LART
Course Chair
Mike Mason

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