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MUSC0236

African Soundscapes

African Soundscapes
This course will introduce students to musical cultures and practices from the African continent with a focus on particular regional styles. Through readings, lectures, discussions, film screenings, listening sessions, concerts, and hands-on activities, we will develop skills for analyzing and appreciating the diversity of African musical practices and their social, economic, and political value in traditional and contemporary contexts. Some background in music may be necessary.
Subject:
Music
Department:
Music
Division:
Arts
Requirements Fulfilled:
AAL ART

Sections

Fall 2013

MUSC0236A-F13 Lecture (Kafumbe)

Spring 2013

MUSC0236A-S13 Lecture (Kafumbe)

Spring 2012

MUSC0236A-S12 Lecture (Kafumbe)