Check out some of the exciting classes
being offered in Fall 2020!

piano

woman singing

WestAfrDrum

 

INTRODUCTION TO THE LANGUAGE OF MUSIC 
(MUS 140 B 001)

Tuesdays & Thursdays
12:30-1:50 pm • 3 credits

 Introduction to basics of written notation and composition, including introductory music reading, ear training, and keyboarding skills.

Prerequisite: None.
For more information contact baguilar@edgewood.edu.
 

WOMEN IN MUSIC

(MUS 158 AQX 001)

Mondays, 5-7 pm • 4 credits

 An examination of the role of women in music in a wide array of genres, ranging from art music to rock and blues, with focus on social construction of gendered roles in music. Students will write a research paper on a topic of interest to them.

Prerequisite: None.
For more information contact jdunbar@edgewood.edu.

 

WEST AFRICAN DRUMMING ENSEMBLE

(MUS 111A BG 001)

Mondays, 6-7:50 pm • 2 credits

A performance-based drumming class with an emphasis on the role of drumming in a variety of West African cultures and the transformation of such styles in cultures throughout the world.

Prerequisite: None.

For more information contact thammes@edgewood.edu.

 


MIDDLE EASTERN DRUMMING AND CULTURE

(MUS 111B BG 001)

Mondays, 4-5:50 PM • 2 credits

Students will learn and perform basic techniques on percussion instruments representing a variety of Middle Eastern cultures, and will use the musical experience as a lens through which to view sociocultural issues. In addition to playing drums, students will study recordings, artwork, and literary works, exploring the greater cultural traditions beyond the music. Islam, Judaism, Christianity, and Sufism will be addressed.

Prerequisite: None.

For more information contact thammes@edgewood.edu.

 

    

New Performing Arts Space Poster

 

Please Join Us for
Our Exciting Concert Season
in a Fantastic New Performance Space!

Fall 2020

 

We hope to see you in the new 465-seat McKinley Performing Arts Center

at Edgewood High School this spring, at 2219 Monroe Street in Madison, WI.

 

Don't miss another fine season of Edgewood College performances!

 

For additional information on the Spring 2020 Edgewood College Concert Series,

please contact baguilar@edgewood.edu, go to our Concerts page, or connect with us on Facebook!