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MUSC0236A-F13

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.
Course Reference Number (CRN):
92170

Course

MUSC0236

All Sections in Fall 2013

Fall 2013

MUSC0236A-F13 Lecture (Kafumbe)