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160049 VO Personalities and history of popular East and Southern African Music (2017W)

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Language: English

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Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Friday 13.10. 10:45 - 12:15 Hörsaal 1 Musikwissenschaft UniCampus Hof 9, 3G-EG-09
Friday 20.10. 10:45 - 12:15 Hörsaal 1 Musikwissenschaft UniCampus Hof 9, 3G-EG-09
Friday 27.10. 10:45 - 12:15 Hörsaal 1 Musikwissenschaft UniCampus Hof 9, 3G-EG-09
Friday 03.11. 10:45 - 12:15 Hörsaal 1 Musikwissenschaft UniCampus Hof 9, 3G-EG-09
Friday 10.11. 10:45 - 12:15 Hörsaal 1 Musikwissenschaft UniCampus Hof 9, 3G-EG-09
Friday 17.11. 10:45 - 12:15 Hörsaal 1 Musikwissenschaft UniCampus Hof 9, 3G-EG-09
Friday 24.11. 10:45 - 12:15 Hörsaal 1 Musikwissenschaft UniCampus Hof 9, 3G-EG-09
Friday 01.12. 10:45 - 12:15 Hörsaal 1 Musikwissenschaft UniCampus Hof 9, 3G-EG-09
Friday 15.12. 10:45 - 12:15 Hörsaal 1 Musikwissenschaft UniCampus Hof 9, 3G-EG-09
Friday 12.01. 10:45 - 12:15 Hörsaal 1 Musikwissenschaft UniCampus Hof 9, 3G-EG-09
Friday 19.01. 10:45 - 12:15 Hörsaal 1 Musikwissenschaft UniCampus Hof 9, 3G-EG-09

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Aims, contents and method of the course

To familiarize students with current methodology and results in biographical research covering African musician/comp0sers. The course is structured as a series of lectures with audio-visual materials.

Assessment and permitted materials

oral examination

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Continuous attendance of the course, participation in discussions, reading the recommended literature.

Examination topics

The content of the various lectures and proof of familiarity with the recommended literature.

Reading list

Bender Wolfgang 1991
Sweet Mother, Chicago: University of Chicago Press

Malamusi , Moya A. 1999
From Lake Malawi to the Zambezi. Aspects of Music and Oral Literature in: south-east Africa in the 1990s. CD record with pamphlet, pamap 602, LC 07203 Frankfurt am Main: Popular African Music / African Music Archive

Malamusi, Moya. A. 2011
Endangered Traditions - Endangered Creativity … a CD/DVD documentation by
Moya A. Malamusi in Malawi. Compilation: Oral Literature Research Programme, Chileka. Frankfurt am Main: Popular African Music.

Ondieki, Otoyo Donald (with Maurice Amateshe and William Osusa) 2012
'James Brown’s Musical Influences: A Kenyan Perspective on the 1970’s Funk' and Soul Era, 'Readings in Ethnomusicology: A Collection of Papers Presented' at Ethnomusicology Symposium Mitchel Strumpf, ed. Department of Fine and Performing Arts, University of Dar es Salaam, 4154.

Association in the course directory

BA (2016): ETH-V, POP-V, FRE,
BA (2011): B06 (PM), B11, B14, B16
EC MDW (PM2)
EC POP (PM)
MA: M02, M03, M04, M05, M08, M11, M13, M16

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