MUHL 388 Opera After 1900 (3 credits)

Offered by: Music Research (Schulich School of Music)

Overview

Music History and Literature : Major early twentieth-century works by Debussy, Strauss, Schreker, Bartók, Stravinsky and Schoenberg. Opera in Europe between the Wars including operas of Berg, Milhaud, Krenek, Hindemith and Weill. Politics, sociology, and literature in relationship to musical style. Approaches since 1945 in selected works by Britten, Henze, Zimmermann, Ligeti, Somers and Glass.

Terms: Winter 2019

Instructors: Lisa Barg (Winter)