Course: Ethnic Music I

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Course title Ethnic Music I
Course code KHV/ETNZ1
Organizational form of instruction Lecture + Seminary
Level of course Master
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter
Number of ECTS credits 2
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Optional
Form of instruction unspecified
Work placements unspecified
Recommended optional programme components None
Lecturer(s)
  • Voříšek Martin, Mgr. Ph.D.
Course content
1. Introduction into terminology and brief history of ethnomusicology 2. Traditional music of Bohemia and Moravia 3. West European and South European regions (Spain, Italy, Corsica) 4. East European regions (Poland, Lithuania, Latvia, Estonia, Russia) 5. Countries of Balkan Peninsula 6. Georgia and Armenia 7. Traditional Gipsy and Jewish music 8. Arabic cultural sphere (theory of Arabic music, basic conception, musical instruments) 9. Arabic cultural sphere (sacred and classical music) 10. Arabic cultural sphere (folk music, local musical expressions, musical expressions of Near East and North African regions) 11. Indian cultural sphere (theory of Indian music, basic conceptions, musical instruments) 12. Indian cultural sphere (sacred and classical music) 13. Indian cultural sphere (musical expressions of northern and southern cultural areas) 14. Final seminar

Learning activities and teaching methods
Monologic (reading, lecture, briefing), Demonstration
Learning outcomes
Basic terminology and short overview of the history of ethnomusicology traditional music of European regions (including Romany music and Jewish music), Arabian traditional music (theory, spiritual music, classic music, folk music), Indian traditional music (theory, spiritual music, music of northern and southern region)
Ability to recognize music of different world cultures.
Prerequisites
Entrance exam

Assessment methods and criteria
Questionnaire

Active participation on lectures and seminars.
Recommended literature
  • BLUME, Friedrich; FINSCHER, Ludwig (ed.).:. Die Musik in Geschichte und Gegenwart. Kassel-Stuttgart: Bärenreiter-Metzler, 1994-2004.
  • GEIST, Bohumil:. Původ hudby. Praha-Bratislava: Supraphon, 1970.
  • JURKOVÁ, Zuzana:. Kapitoly z mimoevropské hudby. Olomouc: Universita Palackého, 2001.
  • MATOUŠEK, Vlastislav:. Rytmus a čas v etnické hudbě. Praha: TOGGA, 2003.
  • TYRELL, John; SADIE, Stanley (ed.).:. The new Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians. New York: Grove, 2002.


Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Category of Branch/Specialization Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty: Faculty of Education Study plan (Version): Teaching for the First level of primary school (1) Category: Pedagogy, teacher training and social care - Recommended year of study:-, Recommended semester: Winter
Faculty: Faculty of Education Study plan (Version): Common module (2) Category: Pedagogy, teacher training and social care - Recommended year of study:-, Recommended semester: Winter
Faculty: Faculty of Education Study plan (Version): Teaching to play an instrument or singing for high and basic art schools (Master degree) (2) Category: Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 1 Recommended year of study:1, Recommended semester: Winter
Faculty: Faculty of Education Study plan (Version): Teacher traning in music for basic schools, high schools and basic artistic schools (1) Category: Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 1 Recommended year of study:1, Recommended semester: Winter
Faculty: Faculty of Education Study plan (Version): Teaching for the First level of primary school (2) Category: Pedagogy, teacher training and social care - Recommended year of study:-, Recommended semester: Winter
Faculty: Faculty of Education Study plan (Version): Common module (2) Category: Pedagogy, teacher training and social care - Recommended year of study:-, Recommended semester: Winter
Faculty: Faculty of Education Study plan (Version): Teacher traning in music for basic schools, high schools and basic artistic schools (1) Category: Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 1 Recommended year of study:1, Recommended semester: Winter
Faculty: Faculty of Education Study plan (Version): Teaching to play an instrument or singing for high and basic art schools (Master degree) (2) Category: Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 1 Recommended year of study:1, Recommended semester: Winter