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A Natural History of Music

Presented by Arlington Community Education at Arlington High School, Arlington MA

Feb 01 2023
Mar 15 2023
A Natural History of Music

Presented in partnership with Scholarium, this survey of the comparative study of music within an evolutionary and cultural framework will draw on recent research in cognitive motor science, behavioral biology, anthropology, and even philosophy.

Arlington Community Education has partnered with Scholarium, a collaborative non-profit organization that promotes dialogue between academia and the public, providing academics with opportunities to introduce their ideas to new audiences outside the formal university setting. Join us for the first Scholarium class.

Music is a human universal. From vocal songs or simple clapping to string orchestras playing Beethoven, from all-night drumming to quiet lullabies, every culture has some form of

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The cost of this six-week class is $135. Registration required.

Contact: (781) 316-3568


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