Folksong   [ARCHIVED CATALOG]
2003-2004 Undergraduate Catalog
   

ANT 423 - Folksong


A study of the place of music in human culture, its forms, functions, uses, methods of composition, manner of performance, esthetic theories. Illustrative material chiefly drawn from Euro- and African-American folksongs (ballads, blues, worksongs). No musical background or training required.

Satisfies the General Education Cultural Diversity and International Perspectives and Artistic and Creative Expression Requirements.

Prerequisites & Notes
ANT 221 or permission of the instructor.

Credits: 3

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