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MUDI 1350 - American Popular Music: History and Creation
Credits: 3
Emphasizes an interdisciplinary approach that incorporates contemporary multicultural perspectives and critical creative and social analysis into the study of American popular music. Investigates a 200-year musical and cultural history in America that includes African American Roots, European American Traditions and Influences, Latin Music in America, and Native American and Asian Influences. Students also explore American popular music content, form, lyrics, and instrumentation so that they may create and develop their own musical compositions using current music sequencing and recording software. Falls. (CTDI)

*All course information is from the 2013-2014 Catalog.