The diversity of musical expressions throughout the world is vast. Music can be found in every corner of the globe in a variety of different contexts.
This open book provides just a small sampling of some of the various musical styles and traditions that might be found, though the skills developed in this course can be applied to any type of music.
Not only does this book explore the music itself, but also the people and conditions that led to its genesis.
This open book is licensed under a Creative Commons License (CC BY-NC). You can download Music in World Cultures ebook for free in PDF format (2.2 MB).
Table of Contents
Eurovision Song Contest
Identity and Politics
Religion and Spirituality
Music in World Cultures
University of Arkansas
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