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Latin American Music: Translating Cultural Sensibilities

Massey University via Open2Study

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In this course, you’ll be introduced to four twentieth-century Latin American musical styles – tango, bolero, salsa and Trova.

You’ll gain an understanding of their links to key social and political events in Latin American history. By the end of this course you’ll be able to demonstrate an awareness of Latin American musical culture, reflecting on cultural sensibilities in relation to history, society and language.



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