Romantic Music

Course code MUSI2171
Not available in 2017


Provides a study of 19th century music and ideas, focusing on three areas: analysis, performance practice and reception studies.


Not currently available.

This Course was last offered in Summer 3 - 2017.

Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of the course students will be able to:

1. Understanding of 19th c. concepts and their application to music

2. 19th c. performance practice

3. Knowledge of social, cultural and artistic context of period studied


  1. Study of social, cultural and artistic centres and movements in the 19th century.
  2. Analysis of works from the 19th century
  3. Study of associated performance practices and realisation of works from the 19th century
  4. Application of ideas and concepts to creative work or performance

Assumed Knowledge

Students enrolling in this course must be able to read music

Assessment Items

In Term Test: Listening Test

Portfolio: Portfolio

Presentation: Group Presentation

Contact Hours