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AADS 5516 African Rhythms in Latin American Music (Spring: 3 )


Course Description

This course studies the African influence on the music of Latin America and the Caribbean as a reflection of historical, social, religious, cultural, and economic events. Emphasis will be placed on selected music genres in South America. Students will have the opportunity to learn and play traditional rhythms on native percussion instruments.


Schedule: Periodically

Instructor(s): Leo Blanco

Prerequisites: None

Cross listed with:

Comments: No musical skills are required.


Last Updated: 07-Dec-13