Course Code: TP213 • Study year: II • Academic Year: 2022-2023
Domain: Theology • Field of study: Pastoral Orthodox Theology
Type of course: Compulsory
Language of instruction: Romanian
Erasmus Language of instruction: English
Name of lecturer: Domin Adam
Seminar tutor: Domin Adam
Form of education Full-time
Form of instruction: Class / Seminary
Number of teaching hours per semester: 28
Number of teaching hours per week: 2
Semester: Autumn
Form of receiving a credit for a course: Grade
Number of ECTS credits allocated 2

Course aims:

Assimilation of a general knowledge of the history of the church music of Byzantine tradition from the Romanian space in general and from the Transylvanian space in particular;
Learning the basics of psaltic and linear musical notation;
Formation of practical skills in church choir singing.

Course Entry Requirements:


Course contents:

1. General information about  church music  

Teaching methods:

Lecture, debate

Learning outcomes:

The discipline aims to acquire theoretical and practical knowledge on the evolution of music history, musical phenomena and personalities in the field of music.

Learning outcomes verification and assessment criteria:

Oral exam 50%, essay and implication in course debates 50%

Recommended reading:

Dimitrie Cunţanu, Cântările bisericeşti după melodiile celor opt glasuri, Institutul de arte grafice , Sibiu , 1890 , 101
Nicu Moldoveanu, The history of church music in Romanian, Basilica , Bucuresti , 2010 , 199
N. Lungu, The grammar of psaltic church music, Bucureşti , Bucureşti , 1997 , 132
---, Dicţionar de muzică bisericească românească, Editura Basilica , Bucureşti , 2013 , -