Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Military Music TMB 443 7 2 + 2 3 5
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level Bachelor's Degree
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Doç.Dr. CEMAL KARABAŞOĞLU
Course Lecturers Doç.Dr. CEMAL KARABAŞOĞLU,
Course Assistants

Doç. Dr. Ferdi KOÇ

Course Category Available Basic Education in the Field
Course Objective

History of military music which is an important type of Turkish music, recognition of important composers and musical practices

Course Content

The structure and musical performances of the Ottoman period Mehter organization with military music practices in the Turkish states which prevailed before and after Islam

# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Summarizes Turkish military music according to periods Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
2 Tells the importance of military music in the political, military and cultural life of the Ottoman Empire Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
3 Shows how to do with Mehter music and features Lecture, Question-Answer, Drilland Practice, Testing, Homework,
4 Compares Muzıkay-ı Hümayun and military bands Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
5 Determines the effect of Turkish military music on world music Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
6 Performs works in Mehter music in accordance with melodic melodies Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Drilland Practice, Motivations to Show, Testing, Oral Exam, Homework, Performance Task,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Military music in the first Turkish states
2 Military music and main sources in Turkish music history
3 Great Seljuk and military music in the Anatolian Seljuk State
4 The function of military music in the political, military and cultural life of the Ottoman Empire: Mehter Music
5 Mehter, Mehterhane, Mehteran concepts
6 Musical forms in Mehter music
7 Mehter music rhythms, instruments, costumes, walking and concert order.
8 Mehter composers and their works
9 The effects of Mehter music on European music
10 Turkish Military Band: Muzikay-ı Hümayun
11 Muzikay-i Humayun composers
12 Species in Muzikay-i Humayun: Fasl-ı Atik
13 Species in Muzikay-i Humayun: Fasl-ı Cedid
14 Evaluation of term papers
Course Notes <p> [1] Sanal, Haydar (1964): Mehter Musikisi, İstanbul: Milli Eğitim Yayınları</p>
Course Resources

[2] Ali Ufki (2000): Mecmua-i Saz ü Söz, Ankara: Kültür Bakanlığı Yayınları

[3] Özalp, Nazmi (2000): Türk Musikisi Tarihi, İstanbul: Milli Eğitim Bakanlığı Yayınları

Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 Besides the Turkish music ,while searching the music with all respesct, musicologist also forms a critics view by synthesing the learned information considering requirements of time X
2 Musicologist;improves himself as a music person continuously; tries to connect informations and abilities which are appropriate for Professional ethics rules with other science areas X
3 examines the music considering its place in the education area, watches cultural developments and take up it in historical process while the music is one arm of the art X
4 Because Turkish music carries a nations name, musicologist analizes the trade among the other cultures considering its place and importance in the history. Student moves this to future X
5 Culture, history, literature, theories and solfej of Turkish music is supported with instrument information. Musicologist gives sufficient information to move it to future together with its past by compasing his music X
6 Musicologist;shows and secures the way of finding necessary document, materials, source and archive related to his own area X
7 While musicologist educates students who are candidate for science expertise, he also teaches lessons which have the formation to educate in education area. X
8 While learning to analyze our culture with scientific wiew, musicologist also gains the ability to make synthese with other cultures X
9 gives the ability to apply esthetic wiew in other art areas by the help of music art X
10 secures to have adequate information about applying technology in music area X
11 gains the ability of examining universe information related to his own area X
12 gains the ability of presenting information to other mass related to his own area. X
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 40
1. Kısa Sınav 20
2. Kısa Sınav 20
1. Ödev 20
Total 100
1. Final 50
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 50
Total 100
ECTS - Workload Activity Quantity Time (Hours) Total Workload (Hours)
Course Duration (Including the exam week: 16x Total course hours) 16 4 64
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 1 16
Quiz 2 12 24
Assignment 1 8 8
Final examination 1 12 12
Mid-terms 1 4 4
Total Workload 128
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 5.12
dersAKTSKredisi 5