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Willamette University

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Salem, Oregon 97301

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Anthropology

ANTH 243 Ethnomusicology (1)

This course considers music in social and cultural context, with attention to the functions, forms and meanings of music as an aspect of human behavior. Introduces techniques for the cross-cultural study of music. Examples are drawn from a number of musical traditions, primarily from the non-Western world.

Prerequisite: No prerequisites, though ANTH 150 or training in Music is recommended

  • Offering: Alternate years
  • Instructor: Moro