HVK_802 Music History in Outline II

Faculty of Arts
Spring 2022
Extent and Intensity
0/0/0. 6 credit(s). Type of Completion: zk (examination).
Mgr. Vladimír Maňas, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Guaranteed by
Mgr. Vladimír Maňas, Ph.D.
Department of Musicology - Faculty of Arts
Contact Person: Mgr. Jan Karafiát
Supplier department: Department of Musicology - Faculty of Arts
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is only offered to the students of the study fields the course is directly associated with.
fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with
Course objectives
A survey of development and changes of style in European musical culture from late middle-ages to mid-17th century from the point of view of history, music theory and sociology.
Learning outcomes
At the end of the course students should be able to understand and explain the music repertoire from the early modern period.
  • RENAISSANCE AND MUSIC • Characteristics - chronology - social aspects - compositional techniques and forms - composers' generations (Eggebrecht's scheme) • - Czech Lands MUSIC OF THE BAROQUE • Early baroque - birth of opera
    recommended literature
  • KOUBA, Jan. ABC hudebních slohů : od raného středověku k J.S.Bachovi. Praha: Supraphon, 1982. info
Teaching methods
Lectures with musical examples.
Assessment methods
80% attendance. Oral exam: orientation in music history, periodisation, knowledge of main genres, forms and types - cultural and philosophical contexts - most significant names - sources and present state of research, literature, main editions
Language of instruction
Further comments (probably available only in Czech)
The course is taught annually.
The course is taught: in blocks.
Information on the extent and intensity of the course: 8 hodin + 8 hodin individuálních konzultací.
Listed among pre-requisites of other courses
The course is also listed under the following terms Spring 2020, Spring 2021.
  • Enrolment Statistics (Spring 2022, recent)
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