B.A. Degree in Music {21-22} - Sex, Sexuality and Music

Course Code
MUS 346  Credits
Title Sex, Sexuality and Music 
Lasc Area
  • Goal 6
  • Goal 7
Course Outline Course Outline 
Description This course considers representations and expressions of sex and sexuality in music throughout history in artistic and popular music traditions in Western society. Various musical forms will be considered in sociohistorical context. Musical works will be examined and interpreted for their expression of ideas about sexuality, representations of sexuality, and the ways in which they enhance or challenge social norms or stereotypes about sexuality. Music as a means of expressing sexuality will also be considered. MnTC Goals 6 and 7.