RCHUMS 251 - Topics in Music
Section: 001 Twentieth-Century Chinese Musical Lives: A Partial Survey of Chinese Instrumental Music
Term: FA 2017
Subject: RC Humanities (RCHUMS)
Department: LSA Residential College
Credits:
3
Requirements & Distribution:
HU
Waitlist Capacity:
9
Repeatability:
May be repeated for a maximum of 12 credit(s). May be elected more than once in the same term.
Primary Instructor:

This course explores how Chinese musical lives evolved throughout the twentieth century, reacting to social, cultural, economic, and political changes, as well as interacting with Western nations and cultures. Through a general survey of some representative instrumental works/genres/styles/traditions regarding specific historical contexts (i.e., the “pre-modern” China, the New Culture Movement, the semi-colonial China before the Second Sino-Japanese War, the Mao regime, the Cultural Revolution, and the post-Mao reform era, etc.), it highlights how and why processes of modernization, Westernization, urbanization, nationalism, and globalization were prominent in (re)shaping Chinese people’s appreciation and understanding of music.

RCHUMS 251 - Topics in Music
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001 (SEM)
P
13735
Open
18
5RC Ugrd
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TuTh 4:00PM - 5:30PM
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