CORC 3213 Music in Global America
(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as CC 20.13.
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3 Hours; 3 Credits
The transnational roots of America's vernacular music traditions. The diaspora of folk and popular styles from Africa, Europe, Latin America and the Caribbean, and Asia, and the transformation and hybridization of those music styles in diverse U.S. ethnic and cultural communities. Loops of ongoing transnational interaction between contemporary U.S.music styles and urban musics around the world.
Junior standing and completion of any three lower tier courses.