MUSC 2102 Music of the United States

(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as MUS 10.2.
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3 hours; 3 credits

Music in the United States from a historical perspective, including folk, popular, jazz, and concert hall traditions. Interaction of European, African, and various ethnic styles in America. Relationship of music to select movements in American theater, dance, and art. Not open to students who have completed Music 50. This course is the same as American Studies 3702.

Prerequisite: Core Studies 2.2 or Core Curriculum 1130 [1.3] or Music 1300 or permission of the director.


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