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Theory: ARCT History

Theory: ARCT History
ARCT History - book cover
  • Available:  July 4, 2022 - August 4, 2022
  • Instructor:  Peterson School Faculty
  • Discipline:  Theory & History
  • Course Type:  Group Classes, Theory & History
  • Student Type:  Adults, School Aged (4-17)
  • Difficulty:  Advanced

Course Description

All Theory and History classes will be delivered online via Zoom. Times are local in the Eastern Time zone. Students may choose to purchase course texts and/or examination at the time of registration.


New Concepts

  • the Romantic Era (Schubert, Mendelssohn, Schumann, Brahms, Liszt, Verdi, Wagner, Tchaikovsky)
  • the Modern Era (Mahler, Ravel, Schoenberg, Berg, Webern, Bartok, Prokofiev, Messiaen, Ligeti, Copland, Coulthard, Cage, Reich, Schafer)
  • Independent Study Essay Topics (Musical Theatre, Jazz, or Technology in Music)
REQUIRED COURSE TEXTS Students must purchase the required course texts prior to the first class from the RCM Bookstore or a local music retailer. Visit the registration page for more information.

Theory: ARCT History

Course Day(s) Dates Time Instructor Tuition  
Summer Intensive Mon-Thu Jul 4-Aug 4, 2022 7:30-8:66pm Peteris Zarins,
Christopher Lencki
$499 Register