NYU Steinhardt

Music Theory I for Tisch Musical Theatre

  • Course Number: MPATA-GE 4035
  • Hours: 2
  • Units: 0
  • Description: Designed to give students in musical theatre a solid foundation in the fundamentals of music theory, beginning with a mastery of meter, scales, intervals, & chords, & working up to the musical knowledge needed to understand & realize a lead sheet as well as the structural, harmonic, rhythmic & melodic context of their individual vocal part. Along the way, students will encounter basic ideas about counterpoint, harmonic progression, melodic elaboration, & form, enabling deeper insight into & appreciation of diverse musical theatre repertory.
  • Old Course Number: E85.4035