The Music of the Beatles
MU 345 | Spring 2012
Tuesdays and Thursdays 3:40 to 5:30 PM, Zankel 215
Gordon Thompson, Department of Music, Skidmore College
An examination of the creative processes underlying selected examples from the Beatles catalogue. Whose ideas became songs and under what circumstances? How did the Beatles and their network of supporting producers, engineers, and musicians arrange, rehearse, shape, and record this music? How did the press and audiences receive and react to this music?

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