Musical Thought: Analysis of World Music

Ethnomusicology 302

Usual Description

An advanced seminar in how people think and structure music around the world, using select case studies to look at aspects of rhythm, pitch, texture, form, and composed versus improvised elements.  It will also take into account indigenous approaches to theory, analysis, and notation.  Emphasis will be on analysis and transcription, including experimentation with alternative systems sensitive to demands of the specific practice.

Course Listings

These are all of the listings of this course recorded in the Oberlin course catalog since the fall of 2007.

Listing Semester Professor
Ethnomusicology 302 Taught by Jennifer Fraser
Ethnomusicology 302 Taught by Jennifer Fraser