Minor in Middle East Studies - Middle Eastern Music MUSC 2023   Middle Eastern Music
CREDIT HOURS: 3
This class introduces students to the musical system of the Middle East as well as its various roles and applications throughout different countries. Music theory, performance practices, music making as a social activity, and the role music has in religion are a few of the topics examined. Students will also formalize their own opinions on trends in Middle Eastern music and discuss them in the classroom with the instructor. Topics in essential knowledge of performance will be examined.
FORMAT: Lecture