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MUSC 245.00 Music of Africa 6 credits

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Weitz Center 230 / Weitz Center M032

Synonym: 48428

Melinda Russell

The study of traditional and popular musics of sub-Saharan Africa, through reading, listening, watching, and playing. Using the works of canonical and contemporary scholars, we'll examine music with particular attention to its intersections with technology, ethnic identity, political life, religion, and gender roles. Students will also learn about West African percussion and Shona karimba through applied study. No experience necessary. 

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