|Winter Term 2014 Introduction to World Music & Culture - 1548 - MUHI 491
Prerequisites/Notes: Sophomore standing or consent of the instructor
Catalog Description : Introduces ethnomusicological concepts and methods used to study music and musicians in cultural context. Students will broaden their awareness of musical aesthetics, instruments, tuning systems, rhythmic and formal structures, and performance practices through exploration of music traditions from a variety of locations around the world. Students will apply these ideas in conducting their own musical ethnographic projects.
Attributes: Fine Arts Div GER (01cr), Diversity-Global GER (01cr), Advanced Course