Laurel Parsons, PhD, MA (Music Theory), MA (English Literature), BMus, ARCT

Full Teaching Professor, Faculty of Arts - Music Dept

Fall Term 2021 (1770)

MUSIC 151A - Aural and Keyboard Skills I

★ 1.5 (fi 6)(TWO TERM, 0-3L-0)

The development of basic musicianship skills through dictation and performance of pitch, rhythmic, and keyboard exercises. Prerequisite: MUSIC 100 or satisfactory completion of Department of Music Theory Placement Exam and Aural Skills Exam for other than BMus students. Corequisite: MUSIC 155 or 156. Restricted to BMus (all routes), BMus/BEd, BEd Music Major/Minor, BA (Honors) Music Major, and BA Music Major/Minor students.

LECTURE/LAB C1 (45998) Download syllabus
2021-09-01 - 2021-12-07
MWF 08:00 - 08:50 (TBD)


MUSIC 251A - Aural and Keyboard Skills II

★ 1.5 (fi 6)(TWO TERM, 0-3L-0)

A continuation of MUSIC 151. Prerequisite: MUSIC 151. Corequisite: MUSIC 255 or 256 or consent of Department.

LECTURE/LAB C1 (47286) Download syllabus
2021-09-01 - 2021-12-07
MWF 11:00 - 11:50 (TBD)


MUSIC 255 - Music Theory III

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Elementary contrapuntal writing; analysis of Baroque and Classical Music. Prerequisites: MUSIC 150 or 155 and 156.

LECTURE A1 (47152) Download syllabus
2021-09-01 - 2021-12-07
TH 11:00 - 12:20 (FAB 2-026)


MUSIC 455 - Music Theory V

★ 3 (fi 6)(FIRST, 3-0-0)

Theories of art music composed between 1900 and 1950. Prerequisite: MUSIC 256. Not to be taken by students with credit in MUSIC 256 prior to 2008.

LECTURE A1 (49440) Download syllabus
2021-09-01 - 2021-12-07
MW 09:30 - 10:50 (TBD)

Winter Term 2022 (1780)

MUSIC 151B - Aural and Keyboard Skills I

★ 1.5 (fi 6)(TWO TERM, 0-3L-0)

The development of basic musicianship skills through dictation and performance of pitch, rhythmic, and keyboard exercises. Prerequisite: MUSIC 100 or satisfactory completion of Department of Music Theory Placement Exam and Aural Skills Exam for other than BMus students. Corequisite: MUSIC 155 or 156. Restricted to BMus (all routes), BMus/BEd, BEd Music Major/Minor, BA (Honors) Music Major, and BA Music Major/Minor students.

LECTURE/LAB C1 (73004) Download syllabus
2022-01-05 - 2022-04-08
MWF 08:00 - 08:50 (FAB 2-028)


MUSIC 251B - Aural and Keyboard Skills II

★ 1.5 (fi 6)(TWO TERM, 0-3L-0)

A continuation of MUSIC 151. Prerequisite: MUSIC 151. Corequisite: MUSIC 255 or 256 or consent of Department.

LECTURE/LAB C1 (74054) Download syllabus
2022-01-05 - 2022-04-08
MWF 11:00 - 11:50 (FAB 2-028)


MUSIC 256 - Music Theory IV

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Advanced analysis, study of works from the late Classical and Romantic repertoire. Prerequisite: MUSIC 255.

LECTURE B2 (64932) Download syllabus
2022-01-05 - 2022-04-08
TH 11:00 - 12:20 (FAB 2-026)