VH_702a Theory and History of Rock Music I

Faculty of Arts
Autumn 2017
Extent and Intensity
2/0/0. 3 credit(s). Type of Completion: k (colloquium).
PhDr. Aleš Opekar, CSc. (lecturer)
Mgr. Petr Dimitrov (assistant)
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
each even Tuesday 14:10–17:25 Scala
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is also offered to the students of the fields other than those the course is directly associated with.
The capacity limit for the course is 300 student(s).
Current registration and enrolment status: enrolled: 40/300, only registered: 0/300, only registered with preference (fields directly associated with the programme): 0/300
Fields of study the course is directly associated with
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Course objectives
The subject is oriented to the phenomenon of rock music.
Learning outcomes
identify and summarize important features of main historical periods of rock music define types of particular styles and sub-genres of rock music describe the phenomenon of rock in a broader music and social context
  • Theory and history of rock music - world and Czech scenes
  • definitions - aspects and contexts - beginnings and prehistory - 60s - 70s - 80s - 90s
  • CRHA, Bedřich and Zdeněk MAREK. Problém vztahu artificiální a nonartificiální hudby z hlediska receptivní výchovy dospívající mládeže. In Musica viva in schola IX. Brno: UJEP, 1989. p. 210-217. info
  • DVORNÍK, Petr [muzikolog]. Nové prvky v naší nonartificiální hudbě. Edited by Miloš Štědroň. 1981. 127 s., [1. info
Teaching methods
lectures with sound and audiovisual illustrations
Assessment methods
Language of instruction
Further comments (probably available only in Czech)
Study Materials
The course is taught only once.
The course is also listed under the following terms Autumn 2005, Autumn 2008, Autumn 2011, Autumn 2014.
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