Course Syllabus

What you’ll learn

How to appreciate orchestra music without feeling intimidated.

The roles that key instruments play in these works of music, and how they interact.

How to identify a piece of music’s era; including Baroque, Classical, Romantic, and 20th century.

How to compare these five major orchestral pieces with those by other great composers.

Ways to continue your exploration of orchestral music beyond the five pieces in the course.