A critical analysis of the development of popular music from the 1950s to the present, examining diverse genres, the musical techniques employed to achieve the desired outcomes, and the cultural contexts in which the music is created. 70% internal assessment, 30% final examination. Co-taught with MUSC 349.
Taught by the School of New Zealand School of Music, part of the Faculty of New Zealand School of Music
Coordinator: David Cosper.
Teaching dates 2nd March 2015 - 5th April 2015
Teaching dates 20th April 2015 - 7th June 2015
Teaching dates 16th November 2015 - 20th December 2015