MUSIC, POETRY AND SOCIETY (INTEGR.)
ACADEMIC YEAR: 2019/2020
YEAR OF STUDY: 2
SEMESTER: First semester
NUMBER OF CREDITS: 12
CONTACT HOURS: 60
At the end of the course students will be able to orient themselves in Italian literature destined to set in music and in rhythmic and metric aspects of poetry. They will know the relationships between musica e society overall in Medieval age and Renaissance.
no prerequisites are requested
The aim of this class is to achieve the basic knowledge on the relationships between music and European society through Middle Ages and modern age: In the first part of the course will focus on holy, devotional, and secular musical repertories. IN the second part of the course it will focus on relationship between text and music in vocal compositions from the middle ages to late Nineteenth Century
The recommended readings are indicated in pages of the single courses
Lectures combined with seminars.
The final examination will be an oral exam on the subjects discussed in the class and in the bibliography