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2021-2022 Endicott College Academic Catalog 
2021-2022 Endicott College Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ART 228 - Global Percussion and Therapeutic Drumming Techniques

Students learn drumming techniques on various global percussion instruments from traditional indigenous to modern traditions. The use of drumming in ceremonial, communal, and secular contexts are explored in practice and in theory within music therapy and expressive arts therapy contexts. Engagement in active music making and reflection is a central theme and percussion instruments are provided. Musical proficiency is not required, however practice of techniques is expected throughout the course.  Satisfies the World Cultures General Education elective.

(Cr: 3)