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PERF-108 Beginning Tap Dance (3)

Course Level: Undergraduate

An introduction to basic tap technique and movement patterns. Dexterity, varying sound intensity, rhythm, and musicality are emphasized. Technical development is augmented by readings and written work exploring tap's emergence as a cross-cultural integration of Irish and African traditions in the United States and its development as a theatrical dance form. Usually offered every fall.