MUS 222

Music of the World's Peoples

An introductory survey of the music from world cultures as varied as African, Indonesian, South American, Caribbean, European, Asian, Celtic, and the United States. Students are introduced to the methods of ethnomusicology and to the viewpoint that music is a human activity - a product of its historical, social, and cultural context.

Prerequisites: Students who have MUS 222 transfer credit may not take this course.