NEW! The Birth of Musical Modernism I

Rottingdean Whiteway Centre


NEW! The Birth of Musical Modernism I

Start Wednesday 21st September 2022
Time 09:30 - 11:30
Tutor Dr Peter Copley
Cost £87.00
Room GB Room
Availability 9/12 Places
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Course Description

This course uncovers the roots of musical modernism, including works by Wagner, Russian Nationalist composers and non- Western musical traditions. We then trace these influences and others on the music of Satie, Debussy, Ravel and other composers from the early 20th century.

This will be followed by The Birth of Musical Modernism II in Spring 2023.

Half term is 24th - 28th October.

Your Tutor
Peter Copley D.Phil, MA, B.mus is a composer, cellist and pianist. He is a visiting lecturer at Oxford University Department for Continuing Education, the University of Sussex and is an Associate Lecturer for the Open University, where he has also been a Research Associate for the music faculty.