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Winter Term 2015 TOP: MUSIC OF THE MIDDLE EAST - 1845 - MUHI 470
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Catalog Description : An examination of music of a particular geographic region or diasporic group. Topics and prerequisites may vary from course to course.

Topic for Winter 2015: Music of the Middle East
This course will introduce the main aspects of Arab, Turkish, and Persian art, folk, and popular musics. Students will become familiar with Middle Eastern tuning systems, rhythmic patterns, formal structures, and performance practices. We will also look at music’s role in society in these regions as well as among diasporic populations, and explore music’s connections to other areas of social, religious, and political life.



Attributes: Fine Arts Div GER (01cr), Advanced Course


Term

Winter Term 2015

Instructors

Sonja L. Downing

Course

MUHI 470

Grade Mode

Standard

Title

TOP: MUSIC OF THE MIDDLE EAST

Final Exam

Wednesday, Mar 18, 2015 11:30 a.m. - 02:00 p.m.

CRN

1845

Status

Active

Class Time

12:30-02:20 TR SHAT 004

Start-End Date

Jan 05, 2015-Mar 18, 2015

Campus

Appleton Main Campus

Units

6

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