Oct 17, 2018  
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog 
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

MUSC 2227 - Introduction to American Music from Colonial Times to the Present


Overview of rich palette of music produced and consumed in US in historic times, from the Bay Psalm Book to diverse styles of twentieth century. Focuses on cultivated and vernacular traditions, including band music, gospel, folk and country styles, popular music, and European-influenced trends. Develop cultural and historical awareness through critical listening.