Westover, Jonas

Adjunct Faculty
Degree
Ph.D. City University of New York
Office
BEC LL05A
Phone
(651) 962-5850
Mail
University of St. Thomas
2115 Summit Ave.
St. Paul, MN 55105

Spring 2019 Courses

Spring 2019 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location
MUSC 130 - L01 Introduction to World Music - T - R - - - 1330 - 1510 BEC 110

Days of Week:

- T - R - - -

Time of Day:

1330 - 1510

Location:

BEC 110

Course Registration Number:

20162 (View in ClassFinder)

Credit Hours:

4 Credit Hours

Instructor:

Jonas M. Westover

This course studies the phenomenon of music as an activity in people's lives. Students will be guided to think critically about music employing a multicultural perspective. Models will be presented to provide a context in which music serves as part of larger social ritual. The music of selected cultures such as Africa, the Middle East, China, Japan, India, Native American and American popular music in addition to European classical music will be covered. Designed for the non-major. This course fulfills the Fine Arts and the Human Diversity requirements in the core curriculum.

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MUSC 133 - L01 Music of the US: Aural & Writt M - - - - - - 1525 - 1700 BEC 111

Days of Week:

M - - - - - -

Time of Day:

1525 - 1700

Location:

BEC 111

Course Registration Number:

20380 (View in ClassFinder)

Credit Hours:

2 Credit Hours

Instructor:

Jonas M. Westover

This course focuses on the study of U.S. music within its cultural context. The course, with its emphasis on listening analysis, and vocabulary development will contain 1) music of aural traditions to include jazz, popular, and ethnic music and 2) music of written traditions to include art music and jazz. Prerequisite: Music majors or permission of instructor

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MUSC 412 - D01 History & Literature Music II - T - R - - - 0955 - 1135 BEC 110

Days of Week:

- T - R - - -

Time of Day:

0955 - 1135

Location:

BEC 110

Course Registration Number:

20163 (View in ClassFinder)

Credit Hours:

4 Credit Hours

Instructor:

Jonas M. Westover

A survey of Western European music from 1750 to the present: the Classical and Romantic eras and the Twentieth century. Emphasis of study is on social context and issues of meaning and expression. Continuation of MUSC 411. Writing assignments are designed for teaching to the "Writing in the Discipline" objectives for the Writing Across the Curriculum initiative. This is a core course for students seeking a major degree in music. Students must be at junior-level standing and have passed at least Theory II before enrolling in the course. Offered in spring semester.

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Summer 2019 Courses

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