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Music
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MUS 114
Musics of the World: Southeast Asia, Korea and Japan
Spring

A survey of music from a variety of the world's cultures provide a global perspective on music making. Music is studied as a phenomenon of cultural evolution in order to discover concepts that bind musical cultures together, as well as to identify the features that characterize particular musical practices. This course focuses on musics from Indonesia, the Philippines, Vietnam, China, Korea, and Japan. Lecture-demonstrations by performers of traditional and contemporary music from these countries will offer examples of the preservation and evolution of diverse musical styles.
Offered every third year beginning 2019-20.

Course Credit:
3

Instructor(s):
Chris Brown

Meets the following Core Curriculum (or Gen Ed requirement(s)):
Meets the following Gen Ed requirement(s): Creating & Critiquing Arts, Multicultural Perspectives, Meets the following Core Curriculum requirement(s): Critical Analysis, International Perspectives

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Last Updated: 6/23/17