The Fundamentals of Music Course
Normandale Community College
MUSC 1120 Section 00
This course introduces the fundamental materials of music: pitch, rhythm, melody, harmony, and timbre. Students will learn the notation of pitch, rhythm, articulations, dynamics, and harmony. Students will analyze music and musical form common to various styles of music and create original musical compositions. Students will use music technology to demonstrate course objectives. This course assumes that students have no prior formal musical training.
Classes begin August 21 2023.