A wide variety of percussion instruments and techniques are studied to determine what makes effective dance accompaniment. The course includes: examples and discussion of dance musics from western and non-western cultures; basic notation of rhythm and form; demonstrations of musical styles and discussion of social contexts. Students will have opportunities to assist in accompanying modern dance classes. Minimum of 2-3 hours a week of individual practice and/or listening to recordings expected.
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Section 01Accompaniment Techniques for Dance
INSTRUCTOR: Henry ClaudeView Course Listing