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MUSI 431: Music History in Society III

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Studies contributions to the world of music in selected cultures such as India, Indonesia, China, Japan, Africa, Middle East, and Americas. Emphasizes comparative musical characteristics as well as sociological function. Lectures, recordings, and video. Learning process enhanced by reading, listening, writing, and analytical assignments.

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Limited to 3 Attempts


Studies contributions to the world of music in selected cultures such as India, Indonesia, China, Japan, Africa, Middle East, and Americas. Emphasizes comparative musical characteristics as well as sociological function. Lectures, recordings, and video. Learning process enhanced by reading, listening, writing, and analytical assignments.

When Offered: Spring.

Hours of Lecture or Seminar per week: 3

Fulfills Mason Core requirement in global understanding.

Credits: 3

Prerequisites:

MUSI 216, MUSI 331, and MUSI 332; or permission of instructor.

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