07 Sep Module 2: Discussion Topic – Your Favorite Non-Western Instrument
Briefly discuss which non-Western instrument you have enjoyed from the song selections or have experienced outside of this class. Please discuss briefly the culture from which the instrument is and the name of the composition, composer, and genre that features this non-Western instrument. Please discuss to what category of instrument does your choice belong; is it a chordophone, aerophone, membranophone, idiophone, electrophone type? As best as you can, describe this non-Western instrument you have chosen. Also, do you play this instrument? If not, do you plan to eventually learn how to play this non-Western instrument? Additionally, if possible, cite other musical examples that may feature the non-Western instrument of your choice.