HMU433H1: Topics: Ethnomusicology

The history of the discipline from its roots in Comparative Musicology in the 1880s to the modern, holistic study of music and society. Other topics include transcription, transmission, and cultural appropriation. A variety of the world's traditions are illustrated with audio-visual materials, and students contribute personal surveys, analyses and debates.
Prerequisite
Completion of 4-course History requirement and one additional HMU elective, or P.I.