MUSIC 304: History of American Rock 'n' Roll
(3-0) Cr. 3. S.
Prereq: MUSIC 101, MUSIC 102, MUSIC 224, or MUSIC 225
Rock 'n' Roll from the mid 1950s through the 1990s, focusing on the development of rock styles from its roots in blues, folk, country, and pop. Expansion of listening experience through study of song forms, musical instruments of rock, and the socio-political significance of song lyrics. Examinations, research paper or in class presentation required. Ability to read or perform music not required.
Meets U.S. Diversity Requirement
...visual materials, electronic resources, music, books, language specific...approved additional courses: French 304, 305, 320, 326...