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Music 133: Introduction to World Music

This guide can help you begin research into world music. Especially helpful for students in Music 133.


If you're interested in developing your background knowledge and doing some reading beyond what you're assigned in class, the resources listed below are a great place to start. You'll find a combination of textbooks and general overviews of world music topics in the list below that can help introduce you to the field!

Selected Books from the Catalog