MusicMUSC 80T Mizrach: Jewish Music in the Lands of Islam

A survey of the musical traditions of the Jews of North Africa and the Middle East. Based on the Maqamat, the Arabic musical modes, Jewish music flourished under Islamic rule, encompassing the fields of sacred, popular, and art music.

Credits

5

General Education Code

CC

Quarter offered

Fall

Instructor

Avi Tchamni