MUS 319

Music and Culture of Cuba

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-0-0

An examination of Cuba's vast variety of folkloric, popular, religious and classical music, including music of Spain, Europe and West Africa. In addition we survey the influence that Cuba has had on popular music around the world. This course also serves as an introduction to the field of ethnomusicology and its approach to cultural studies.


  • Credit will be granted for only one of MUS 319, MUS 320 (if taken in the same topic).
  • Open to all students.

Undergraduate course in Music offered by the School of Music in the Faculty of Fine Arts.

Summer 2019 Fall 2019 Spring 2020

Summer timetable available: February 15. Fall and Spring timetables available: May 15.

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