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Course Catalog 2008-2009 
Course Catalog 2008-2009 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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JAZZ 291 - Introduction to African American Music

Next Offered: [2009-2010]
Semester Offered: Second Semester
Credits (Range): 3 Hours
The second semester of a one-year survey of musical styles and forms cultivated by African Americans. First semester includes West African music and West African continuity in the American, early African American instrumental-vocal forms, and the social implications of African American music. Second semester includes later instrumental and vocal music (jazz, blues, rhythm and blues, gospel, soul, etc.) and important composers and performers of works in extended forms. Enrollment Limit: 50.
Instructor: W. Logan

Prerequisites & Notes

Offered alternate years.
Cross List Information
Cross-listed with AAST 172 and MHST 291.

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