MUS-3330 Worlds of Music

3 credits

Prerequisite: None.

A survey course dealing with diverse styles and musical sounds found among the different cultures of the world, including Asian, African and Black American. Examples of the various forms and styles of music are presented both recorded and live by guest lecturers/performers. Students build simple non-Western musical instruments and study a specific musical culture as a field project. Open to all students; previous background or experience in musical study and performance is not required. Meets Part III of the GECC.