Prereq: 21G.804 or permission of instructor.
Topic for Fall 2016: The Beat of Brazil: Brazilian Society through its Music
The course will explore the language, culture and history of Brazil through the study of a set of rhythms developed in the country, including Samba, Forró, Choro, Bossa Nova, MPB, Sertanejo and Funk. Conducted in Portuguese
Syllabus available soon.
Enrollment limited to 18 for pedagogical reasons. Preference is given to pre-registered students. Continuing students get first priority, followed, in order, by declared concentrators, juniors, sophomores, freshmen, seniors, grad students, pre-registered students who did not show up for the first two days of class without warning.