AAS 366 - Music of Africa
Section: 001
Term: FA 2018
Subject: Afroamerican & African Studies (AAS)
Department: LSA Afroamerican and African Studies
May not be repeated for credit.
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Music of Africa covers a wide variety of musical expressions including the traditional, neo-traditional, and contemporary mass mediated popular music (Afro-Pop). The course interrogates, among others, the social context of the music process, structures and procedures of songs, instrumental resources, compositional conventions in traditional music, and various aspects of performance practices.

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The course will benefit from my field recordings (audio-visual) and research in traditional, and popular music. When possible, lectures will be supplemented with guest speakers/artists, demonstrations, and audio-visual recordings.

AAS 366 - Music of Africa
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001 (LEC)
TuTh 10:00AM - 11:30AM
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