You are here: Home > Academics > Academic Catalogs

Graduate Catalog 2013-2014

MUSC 620 - Music in America

Evaluation of various influences contributing to the creation of a unique "American" musical style. Materials are arranged and discussed in a theoretical/historical framework. Diversity of influences investigated include European, African American, Afro-Cuban, American Indian, Spanish-Mexican, religious, jazz, blues, folk song, popular, and black gospel. Special attention is given to music of the American Colonies and specific musical influences through the 21st century.

Credits: 3



Highlighted text indicates a change from the official version of the catalog.