· Introduction to the Course
· Introduction to variation form; basic concepts.
· Sample Analysis: Mein junges Leben.
Analyze the structure of : Handel Chaconne, theme; analyze the plan of the variations.
Web Resources: SchenkerGuide: Explanation of Schenker’s theories. http://www.schenkerguide.com/
Schenker Glossary http://www.humanities.mcmaster.ca/~renwick/glosstart.htm
December 1: publication date for McMaster Music Analysis Colloquium, Volume IV.
Write to the instructor, William Renwick at firstname.lastname@example.org