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PRLS 3125 Music of the Puerto Rican People

(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as PR&LS 18.
The information below might still reflect the old course numbers. Bracketed numbers, if any, are the old course numbers. Learn more...)

3 hours; 3 credits

Survey of folk, popular, classical forms of Puerto Rican music. Influence of Tano, Spanish, and Afro-Caribbean cultures on these forms. Relationship between Puerto Rican music and folklore. Lectures supplemented with performances, slides, tapes, records.


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