MSP 784 Intermediate Non-Western Concepts: Rhythms of the Middle East and South India

An overview of playing techniques and rhythmic concepts from the Middle East and South India, with attention to important cultural and historical contexts. Suitable for all music practitioners; percussion specialization not required. Instruments covered will include dumbek, riq, tar, bendir and kanjira.

Credits:

2

Hours

2

Requirement Designation

Graduate Non-Liberal Arts

Offered

Fall-Spring