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IP103 Great Composers from Beethoven to Schumann

IP103 Great Composers

From Beethoven to Schumann

Join us as we explore the lives and music of such popular composers as Ludwig van Beethoven, Franz Schubert, Felix Mendelssohn, and Robert Schumann. We will discuss how their careers

influenced their musical styles and listen to a selection of their best-known works. Limit 65.

Instructor: Nicolas Krusek

Day

Dates

Time

$

Location

Thurs.

Jan. 16 - Feb. 13

1:00-3:00

$75/

5 weeks

Halpern Room

Date

Description

Jan. 16

Ludwig van Beethoven: A giant whose legacy of instrumental works cast a long shadow over nineteenth-century music.

Jan. 23 *Class will run from 11:45am - 1:45pm on this day.

Franz Schubert: Despite the brevity of his life, he left behind an astonishing body of works in all genres. *Please note change of time for this one class before registering for this course.

Jan. 30

Carl Maria von Weber: The greatest German opera composer of his generation, his music influenced Wagner and many other composers.

Feb. 6

Felix Mendelssohn: The most remarkable child prodigy in history, he was already composing symphonies and concertos in his early teens.

Feb. 13

Robert Schumann: A perceptive critic with a lively intellect, he brought to music a strong literary and poetic sensibility.


When:
Thursday, January 16, 2020, 1:00 PM until 3:00 PM
Where:
Halpern Room
3875 Point Grey Road
Vancouver, BC  V6R 1B3

Canada
(604) 228-1461
Category:
INTELLECTUAL PURSUITS
Registration is required
Payment In Full In Advance Only
Capacity:
65
Available Slots:
36
$75.00
$75.00