Spring 2012 not offered
|This course may be repeated for credit.|
An ensemble course in the musical arts of the Trinidadian steel band. Students learn to perform on steel band instruments and study the social, historical, and cultural context of the ensemble. We also address issues of theory, acoustics, arranging, and composing. Readings, recordings, and video viewings supplement in-class instruction. The ensemble will present public performances.
Designing, Creating, and Realizing, Intercultural Literacy
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|Course Format: Performance||Grading Mode: Graded|
||Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (MUSC)
Stumpfle, Stephen, THE STEELBAND MOVEMENT
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Attendance is required.
Auditions for MUSC450 will be held the first week of class. See the Music Studios Bulletin Board for audition information.