|This course may be repeated for credit.|
|Course Cluster: African Studies|
This one-semester course in the musical traditions of Mande (Maninka and Mandinka) peoples of western Africa will focus on guitar and ngoni (lute) playing. Students will also learn about the culture in which the music lives through readings, recordings, and video viewings. Audition and permission of instructor are required at the first class. The ensemble will present public performances.
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|Course Format: Performance||Grading Mode: Graded|
||Fulfills a Major Requirement for: None
||Past Enrollment Probability: Not Available
|Major Readings: Wesleyan RJ Julia Bookstore
MANDE MUSIC, Charry
|Examinations and Assignments: |
|Additional Requirements and/or Comments: |
Attendance is required.
Tuesday, September 3, 2013
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Music Studios 103
Stop by sometime during these hours to audition for this ensemble.
|Instructor(s): Dickey,Samuel MacGavin Times: ..T.... 04:30PM-05:50PM; ....R.. 05:40PM-07:00PM; Location: MST301; MST301; |
|Permission of Instructor Required|
Enrollment capacity: 10
|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: 0||1st Ranked: 0||2nd Ranked: 0||3rd Ranked: 0||4th Ranked: 0||Unranked: 0|