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  3. Music History and Literature

To understand where you're headed, look back.

A background in music history and literature readies you for greatness.

SFCM’s classes in music history and literature provide a vital learning experience for all aspiring musicians. SFCM faculty deliver engaging sessions, helping students think critically about the meaning of the music they play by examining the musical values of other times, places, and cultures.