Introduction to Classical Music: On-line Course
Wish to study classical music? Do not know the place to start out? We have now the course for you!
Our “Introduction to Classical Music” course is for you when you:
Elements I and II can be found now, guiding you thru the historical past of classical music from the Center Ages by way of to the top of the Romantic Period (roughly the top of the nineteenth Century)!
About Half I:
“Early music” contributed to the event of classical music as we all know it in the present day. From monophony to polyphony, from motets to madrigals, you may end this course with loads of data in regards to the historical past of Medieval and Renaissance Europe and the music that developed from this context. Additionally, you will have rather more music so as to add to your playlists!
About Half II:
Through the Baroque, Classical, and Romantic Eras, classical music as we all know it in the present day actually started to take form. From Bach to Beethoven and plenty of extra, study in regards to the nice composers of those eras, the contexts through which they lived and labored, and the ground-breaking music they created – a lot of which continues to be carried out in the present day!
Right here is among the suggestions we have had from the course:
“I beloved a lot of the course!”
“Straightforward to learn and perceive”
“I beloved the music examples…many kinds of music and historical past from totally different cultures”
“I felt like I’d realized heaps and felt good about what I’d realized”
(Accomplished the course and want to depart a evaluate? Scroll all the way down to the underside of our “store” web page to search out the evaluate part!)
Who is that this course for?
Anybody who’s taken with:
Historical past – How did the individuals of the previous see the world?
Music – What sorts of music did individuals of the previous write and revel in?
Tradition – What did the lives of individuals of the previous appear to be?
(you need not know a lot about any of the above!)
What’s going to I study?
In Half I of the course, you may study Early Music – the music of the Medieval and Renaissance Eras. In Half II, you may study in regards to the music and music creators of the Baroque, Classical, and Romantic Eras.
You will take heed to a spread of celebrated masterworks and lesser-known-but-hugely-important items of music from these eras – we’re certain you may end up tapping your toes and swaying alongside to some nice tunes!
How is the content material laid out?
Every lesson has a sexy, easy-to-understand PDF text-and-images doc with the whole lot you might want to know (nicely, to get you began in your studying and listening journey!)! Under the primary content material, you may discover rigorously chosen musical excerpts to take heed to, with a quick description. On the finish of every part, you may take a quiz – how a lot are you able to bear in mind about every period?
Be aware: We’re engaged on including video parts, as we all know many individuals will profit from this! Excellent news: Buying this course (or particular person elements) provides you lifetime entry, so you’ll be able to come again at any time and see any adjustments we’ve made!
How lengthy does this course take to finish?
Properly, that each one relies upon! We advocate an optimum timeline of 1 to 2 weeks per half to essentially reap the advantages, finishing 1-2 classes per day and taking time to discover and take heed to extra music past what’s included on this course. In fact, it’s completely as much as you! You can full it in a day, a month, a 12 months…