NYU Steinhardt

Music in Contemporary World Cultures: Balkan Music

  • Course Number: MPAJZ-UE 1603
  • Hours: 30
  • Units: 2
  • Description: This course focuses on the wide range of indigenous music found today in countries such as Bulgaria, Greece, Bosnia, Former Yugoslavia Republic of Macedonia, Serbia, Romania, Albania & Turkey. The course will examine the historical factors that contributed to the development of Balkan music in these different regions & students will analyze & understand the commonalities & differences in traits in music throughout the Balkans.
  • Old Course Number: E85.1603