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MUS 508 : Modern Music: American Iconoclasts

Prerequisites: Upper division standing and satisfaction of Graduation Writing Assessment Requirement (GWAR).
Description: Selected iconoclastic 20th century American composers including Charles Ives, Harry Partch, John Cage, and Philip Glass. Innovations, social and artistic context, uniquely American qualities. Stylistic analysis of representative works. [GE]
Units: 3
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