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World Music: Home

This guide provides basic resources for the study of World Music (MH 308).

World Music

Music Around the World

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Drummers in Accra, Ghana


Javanese gamelan ensemble with two female sindhen (choral singer) during traditional Javanese wedding at Sasono Utomo, Taman Mini Indonesia IndahJakartaIndonesia

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Bulgarian folk music festival

The Queen of the drums for Portela at Carneval Rio de Janeiro



This LibGuide is designed to introduce you to the basic resources you will need to be a successful music student in MH 308 World Music..

The resources on this guide do not constitute an exhaustive list.  They have been selected as a representative sampling designed to help get you started in your research.

Specifically, this Guide will help you to find basic research tools and audio-visual resources.  It also will provide you with information about the relevant style (i.e. citation) manuals for music:  Chicago and Turabian.

The Mystery of Bulgarian Voices - Bulgarian Women's Choir

Songs performed:

Ergen Daido
Polegnala E Todora
Oh Susanna

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