Colgate University

First-Year Course Offerings — Fall 2024

MUSI 203   Harmony I (TH)
Pre-RequisitesMusic background required
Core Area
Area of InquiryHuman Thought and Expression
Liberal Arts PracticesArtistic Prac & Interpretation
RecommendedStudents considering a major or minor in music should take this course as soon as possible.

An introduction to the harmonic language of Bach, Beethoven and the Beatles. Students learn to make basic chords and coordinate them with melodies to create sensible progressions in all keys. The course includes ear-training skills. (TH)