Musicology and Ethnomusicology Major

Description: A program that focuses on the systematic study of the forms and methods of music art, and the functions of music, in Western and non-Western societies and cultures. Includes instruction in music theory, musicological research methods, and studies of specific cultural styles such as jazz, folk music, rock, ethnic musical traditions, and the music of non-Western cultures. Is Musicology and Ethnomusicology the right major for you?
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Musicology and Ethnomusicology Major

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