African Dance Technique II

DANCE 230

Live drumming and dance as tools for creating and preserving the cultural voice of many societies. 

Continuation of Dance 130. Dances from selected African ethnic groups providing increasingly complex movement sequences and rhythmic structures. Emphasis on greater technical proficiency, clarity of expression and quality of performance. Taught in the context of their social, occupational and religious functions. Prerequisite: Dance 130 or consent of instructor. Instructor: A. Vinesett. Half course.

image of African drums