This course is an experiential, hands-on percussion ensemble with the predominant instrument in Korean music, the two-headed janggo drum. Students will be introduced to traditional folk and court styles as well as creative collaborations with jazz musicians and musicians from other cultures.They will learn to play a range of percussion instruments including janggo, barrel drum, and hand gong. The semester will end with a live performance.
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|Course Format: Performance||Grading Mode: Graded|
||Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (CEAS-MN)(CEAS-Arha/Art)(CEAS-History)(CEAS-Lang/Lit/F)(CEAS-Music)(CEAS-Phil/Reli)(CEAS-Polit Econ)(MUSC)
||Past Enrollment Probability: Not Available
|Major Readings: Wesleyan RJ Julia Bookstore
|Examination and Assignments: |
Weekly exercises, concert presentation at the end of the semester.
|Additional Requirements and/or Comments: |
Permission of instructor is needed for this course. Auditions are held during the first class with the instructor.
In addition to the weekly class, a 1 hour TA session is required each week.
|Instructor(s): Kim,Jin Hi Times: ...W... 01:20PM-03:20PM; Location: WMH; |
|Permission of Instructor Required|
Enrollment capacity: 19
|Permission of instructor will be granted during the drop/add period. Students must submit either a ranked or unranked drop/add request for this course.|