This course provides an overview of the importance of music in our society. The purpose of the course is to educate the students on the various aspects of western style music, past and present, with a basic understanding of music. This course will cover a variety of topics including: music in society, instruments, various musical forms, music theory, and the history of music. Through the use of various visual and audio examples, the students learn to appreciate all genres of music.Prerequisite: None