16th Century Counterpoint (316-0-1)
Robert Andrew Reinhart
RCMA 1-164: Mon, Wed 12:30PM - 1:50PM
Overview of class
Contrapuntal textures from two to four voices. Cadence and form, melodic line and motive, rhythm, simple and complex imitation, and treatment of dissonance in the sacred music of Palestrina, Victoria, Lassus, and Josquin.
Class Materials (Required)
Green & Jones, The Principles and Practice of Modal Counterpoint (Routledge, 2010) Hard copy ($60-70) ISBN: 9780415878210; Electronic format ($50)