|Fall Term 2013 Music and the Environment - 5895 - MUHI 494
Prerequisites/Notes: Sophomore standing or consent of instructor
Catalog Description : In many societies around the world, people use music to connect with nature, specific places, and surrounding environments. This course will explore music performance practices and repertoire that expresses or enacts these connections. Case studies will include songlines and Australian Aboriginal land claims, North American protest songs, and the intimate relationships between music and nature of the BaAka people in central Aftrica and among the Kakuli people in Papua, among others.
Attributes: Fine Arts Div GER (01cr), Diversity-Global GER (01cr), Advanced Course