Who the course is for: Musicians, artists and people interested in the history of electronic music.
The course covers the history of electronic and computer music, including the main streams and genres and the principal composers and works in the field. History of Electronic Music II covers the period after the advent of the computer; i.e., from approximately 1970. The course does not delve deeply into theoretical or technical topics and could therefore be suitable for students from outside the Music Department.
Assessment: Essay, in-class participation

Supervisor: Ríkharður H. Friðriksson

Time and place: Tuesdays & Thursdays from 10:30 - 12:10. Skipholt 31. 

Time period: November 12 - December 12, 2019

  • 12.11.2019
  • 14.11.2019
  • 19.11.2019
  • 21.11.2019 
  • 26.11.2019
  • 28.11.2019
  • 03.12.2019
  • 05.12.2019
  • 10.12.2019
  • 12.12.2019 
Units: 3 ECTS

Should students decide to take a course without ECTS the teacher does not provide feedback for the students work. Difference in the price of the course is therefore based on the teachers’ workload. Courses taken without ECTS can be registered, without ECTS, on the students’ transcript of records.

Price: 36.750 kr. (without ECTS) / 45.900 kr. (with ECTS)

Preliminary requirement: Good command of English . The course is for people with BA-degree or a comparable education.

Further information: Elísabet Indra Ragnarsdóttir, Department of Music Project Manager, indra [at] lhi.is