Experience the genius and stunning originality of masterworks by the 20th century’s greatest composers. Follow the game-changing break with musical tradition that gave birth to a vast range of new musical languages, and immerse yourself in the glorious concert music of a turbulent century.
Great Courses favorite Professor Robert Greenberg of San Francisco Performances returns with one of his most provocative, most compelling, and most rewarding courses ever. In Great Music of the 20th Century, Professor Greenberg unfurls a huge spectrum of new works and material that have not been covered in depth in previous courses. Ranging across the 20th century in its entirety, these 24 lectures present a musical cornucopia of astonishing dimensions—a major presentation and exploration of the incredible brilliance and diversity of musical art across a turbulent century.
A YouTube Playlist of referenced works and performances in Robert Greenberg's new webcourse, “The Music of The Twentieth Century”. See the full list of works and links, and purchase the course at https://robertgreenbergmusic.com/?p=1823