|This course may be repeated for credit.|
An ensemble course in the musical arts of the Trinidadian steelband. Students learn to perform on steelband instruments and study the social, historical, and cultural context of the ensemble. We also address issues of theory, acoustics, arranging, and composing. Readings, recordings, and video viewings supplement in-class instruction. The ensemble will present public performances.
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|Course Format: Performance||Grading Mode: Graded|
||Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (MUSC)
||Past Enrollment Probability: Not Available
|SECTION 01 In-person only|
|Major Readings: Wesleyan RJ Julia Bookstore
Stuempfle, Stephen, THE STEELBAND MOVEMENT
|Additional Requirements and/or Comments: |
Attendance is required.
Please contact the instructor for audition information, or see the bulletin board in the Music Studios lobby.
|Instructor(s): Blejewski,Hallie Rita Times: .M.W... 01:10PM-02:30PM; Location: USDANMUSIC; |
|Permission of Instructor Required|
Enrollment capacity: 24
|Permission of instructor will be granted during the drop/add period. Students must submit either a ranked or unranked drop/add request for this course.|
|Drop/Add Enrollment Requests|
|Total Submitted Requests: 5||1st Ranked: 0||2nd Ranked: 0||3rd Ranked: 0||4th Ranked: 0||Unranked: 5|