Music | The Music of Frank Zappa
Z402 | 14020 | A. Hollinden
Z402-The Music of Frank Zappa (3 cr) 14020 TR 4:15-5:45 p.m.
A detailed survey of the musical career of rock's most avant-garde
composer. Traces Zappa's creative output from his early days through
his solo projects, his "big band" period, his orchestral productions,
and finally his groundbreaking work with the Synclavier. All of
Zappa's commercially released albums are discussed, and students are
responsible for a listening list of materials from these releases.