The department of folklore and ethnomusicology offers training in a number of subfields of folklore, including oral narrative, song, material culture, ritual, festival, worldview, as well as ethnomusicology, the study of music as culture, with emphasis on area studies, theory, and presentation and preservation of music. Ethnomusicology is the study of music from the cultural and social aspects of the people who make it it encompasses distinct theoretical and methodical approaches that emphasize cultural, social, material, cognitive, biological, and other dimensions or contexts of musical behavior, instead of only its isolated sound component folklore is. Sign in now to see your channels and recommendations sign in watch queue queue.
Handbook for folklore and ethnomusicology fieldwork offers a comprehensive review of the ethnographic process for developing a project, implementing the plan, and completing and preserving the data collected throughout, readers will find a detailed methodology for conducting different types of.
College schools, departments & programs folklore and ethnomusicology introduction the department of folklore and ethnomusicology (folk) offers a major that includes the study of performance, specific cultures and regions, human diversity and worldview, and research methods.
A degree in folklore and ethnomusicology will prepare you for entry into graduate programs in a wide variety of fields, such as folk studies, ethnomusicology, museology, library and information science, arts administration, higher education and student affairs, speech and hearing sciences, and anthropology.
About us giving to the department the department of folklore and ethnomusicology at iu is a leading center for the worldwide study of vernacular arts, and of the historical, cultural and social contexts in which these arts are embedded.