Vocal Repertoire and Performance: Women Composers

Expressive drawing of a woman singing.

Artwork for the program cover of the end-of-term student recital. (Image courtesy of Tilke Judd. Used with permission.)

Instructor(s)

MIT Course Number

21M.410 / 21M.515

As Taught In

Spring 2007

Level

Undergraduate / Graduate

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Course Features

Course Description

This course is for the singer and/or pianist interested in collaborative study of solo vocal performance. This term we will focus upon the works of Women Composers. Students will gather biographical data and explore art songs, operatic arias, choral masterpieces, and arrangements employing sacred and secular texts. Additionally, students will conduct inquiry into works indicative of their own heritage.

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Wood, Pamela. 21M.410 Vocal Repertoire and Performance: Women Composers, Spring 2007. (MIT OpenCourseWare: Massachusetts Institute of Technology), http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/music-and-theater-arts/21m-410-vocal-repertoire-and-performance-women-composers-spring-2007 (Accessed). License: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA


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