MusicMUSC 180A Studies in World Musics: Asia and the Pacific

In-depth ethnomusicological studies of selected music cultures of East Asia, Southeast Asia, and the Pacific. Emphasizes comparison of historical, theoretical, contextual, and cultural features. Includes basic ethnomusicological points of reference, as regards organology, music ritual, notation and transcription, and aspects of field research.


Prerequisite(s): Enrollment is restricted to music majors and music graduate students. Students may also enroll with permission of instructor.




Dard Neuman, Tanya Merchant