Local arts teams are coming up with inventive ways to serve even homebound audiences, from live-streaming concert events and performances to offering virtual entry to digital tours of art collections. As the dust of the lockdowns settles and Baltimore prepares for what may be months of mass quarantine, many musicians have found a small silver lining of their disrupted schedules. Now, lastly, there is time to focus and reconnect with these impulses that drove them to inventive careers in the first place — even as the financial prospects for their work remain grim.
In the West, a lot of the historical past of music that is taught offers with the Western civilization’s art music, which is called classical music. The history of music in non-Western cultures (“world music” or the sphere of “ethnomusicology”), which typically covers music from Africa and Asia can be taught in Western universities.
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