General Music Course Description
An introduction to music through an aural study of compositions by major composers of each historical period. Emphasis is on exploring the variety of styles of each period and the development of basic listening skills. Styles and historical periods are from Renaissance to the 20th century including theater, country, and pop music. There are no prerequisites for students in grades 9-12 to enroll. Class participation, maintaining a journal and completion of all assignments is required. Maximum credit one unit.