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B.S. in Actuarial Science

Otterbein University Course Catalogs

2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
    Mar 29, 2020  
2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

MUSC 3042 - Women in Music

Hours: 3
Do you know who Hildegard was? How about Francesca Caccini, Clara Schumann, Ethel Smyth, Amy Beach, or Libby Larsen? What contributions did these women, and others like them, make to the advancement and growth of musical styles and characteristics. More importantly, how did those contributions and sacrifices pave the way for the success of contemporary artists like Lady Gaga, Katy Perry, Pink, Adele, and Rihanna? A survey of the history of women’s contributions to the world of music. Investigating the origins and progression of feminism, exploring contemporary feminist philosophy and criticism, and considering the future of this ideal in regards to music and the arts.
Notes: Cross-listed with INST 2619.