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MUSA 2332 Jazz in America (Spring: 3 )

Course Description

This course provides a thorough and detailed study and examination of the Black music that has come to be known as jazz. The socio-political nature of Black music in America, Black music in education, and the relations of Black music and the mass media are considered. Students will have the opportunity to experience live performances of jazz and will be asked to do a general analysis of at least one recording (LP) of a jazz performance.

Instructor(s): The Department

Prerequisites: None

Cross listed with: AADS2285

Comments: Cross-Cultural Course

Last Updated: 24-Jun-17