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MUS 5 HARMONY III

4 Units - 4 hours lecture
Transfers: CSU, UC
Prerequisite: MUS 4  
This course studies chromatic harmonic elements (secondary functions, modulatory techniques, mode mixture, Neapolitan chords, augmented chords, augmented sixth chords, and enharmonic spellings). Students will study the application of these chromatic harmonic elements in musical masterworks of the second half of the nineteenth century; analyze the usage of chromatic chords, their preparation and resolution; and create examples of chromatic writing. The course will include sight-singing, ear training, keyboard harmony and dictation of chromatic melodies, harmonic dictation of two, three and four-part textures, and rhythmic dictation. This course is required for all music majors. C-ID: MUS 140. NR



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