MUSI-1115A Musical Cultures of the World

The main objective of this course is to examine various musical traditions in folk and "classical" music produced by different cultures of the world.  The students will acquire basic knowledge of the material media used for musical production, and will understand the cultural context that frames that production in each case studied. It will also teach them to recognize instruments, interpreters, and musical genres belonging to the societies studied. 




Garcia Moncada Jorge