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Introduction to South Indian Music

MUSC 110
Fall 2006
Section: 01  
Course Cluster: Southern Asia Studies

This course will introduce students to the cornerstones of South Indian Music, melody (raga) and rhythm (tala). Along with lectures and readings in the history and theory of Karnatak music, students will also learn rudimentary exercises in singing and spoken rhythms. Students will regularly perform these exercises during class. Through a listening component, students will also learn to identify important ragas (melodic modes).

Essential Capabilities: None
Credit: 1 Gen Ed Area Dept: None
Course Format: PerformanceGrading Mode: Graded
Level: UGRD Prerequisites: None
Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (GSAS-MN)(GSAS)(MUSC)
Past Enrollment Probability: Not Available

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