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College Catalog 2021-2022 
College Catalog 2021-2022 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

MUSI 131 - African Music

Study of music in various African traditions within a social and historical context. Interrelationships between music and society (function, context, structure, gender roles, political considerations). Instruments, life-cycle rites, genres, musical organizations, traditional musicians, contemporary popular music. Fall semester. (4 Credits)