Intro. to Latin'-'American Music

MUS-105 : Intro. to Latin-American Music

Academic Level:
Undergraduate
Department:
Humanities
Subject:
Humanities
Prerequisites:
None
Corequisites:
None
Credits:
3

Introduction to Latin-American Music explores the rich musical diversity of Latin American cultures through observation and discussion of the music, and sociological elements that create and define these distinct genres. The course focuses on the inter-relation of religion, dance, cultural traditions and socio-historical background of Native American, African, Mestizo-Criollo and Iberian- European have on the region's music.