MUS 186 Global Music for the I-Pod (3)

This course is a survey of popular music throughout the world, asking the question: What do people listen to on their I-Pods? Through the study of specific cultures and repertories, students will explore and engage in popular music in various cultural contexts in the United States, Europe, Asia, Africa and Latin America. The goal is to give students a broad understanding of what exactly is popular music, how it can be defined, and the differences and similarities amongst diverse popular music traditions. IIA, IIB, IIIB, Cul.

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