20th Century Innovators: Debussy to Cage
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Level: Undergraduate
Division: The New School for Jazz and Contemporary Music
Department: Musical History
Course Number: JMUH 3801
Course Format: Lecture
Location: NYC campus
Permission Required: No
  • Music History, Theory & Criticism
  • Classical Music
A continuation of Classical Music History, this course explores Western concert music and its relationship to jazz and popular music in the 20th century. The development of these musical genres is discussed in the context of 20th century history, philosophy, literature, and art.
Course Open to: Degree Students with Restrictions


Open to Lang/Jazz BA/BFA students.

Open to Jazz students.


Open to Undergraduate students.