MUS258: Music of Africa

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Course Info

Introduction to the vocal and instrumental music of Africa, south of the Sahara. Topics include the place of music in society, the influence of language on musical composition, principles of rhythmic organization, urban popular music, and "art" music as a response to colonialism.

Time/Location:

Sep 12, 2018 - Jan 15, 2019

Tuesday/Thursday 03:00 PM - 04:20 PM

Woolworth Music Center, Room 106

Class Type:

Lecture