African-American Traditions in American Music (MUS 112)

African-American Traditions in American Music is an introductory survey of the history of African-American music in the United States. Consideration will be given to the music's origins and practice in West Africa; the relationship of the music's evolution to the major tradition in western music; and examination of the religious, social, political and economic forces which helped to shape the music; and representative musical forms in specific genre of American music.


The following courses must be taken prior to this course
REA 011 - Fundamentals of College Reading or REA 017 - Vocabulary and Reading Comprehension Development II
ENG 010A - Basic Writing or ENG 011 - Basic Writing II or ESL 011 - Basic Writing II
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