AFRICAN-AMERICAN MUSIC IN THE UNITED STATES
Session
Academic Term
Class Number
10564
Career
Undergraduate
Dates
8/27/2021 - 12/10/2021
Units
3 units
Grading
LG/SNC Elective Basis
Description
This course is designed to familiarize the student with various phases of African-American music existing in North America; blues, gospel-spirituals, work songs, children's games songs, and classical compositions of ragtime composers Scott Joplin, J.P. Johnson, etc. Students will conduct field projects centered around "street recordings, locations, interviews of local and visiting artists, etc." A detailed study of great Pittsburgh performers present and past will constitute a major portion of this course.
Class Details
Instructor(s)
James Johnson
Meets
Tu 3:00PM - 5:25PM
Meeting Dates
08/27/2021 - 12/10/2021
Room
132 Music Building
Campus
Pittsburgh Campus
Location
Pittsburgh Campus
Components
Lecture Required
Textbooks/Materials
Textbooks to be determined
Class Availability
Status
Open
Seats Taken
19
Seats Open
6
Combined Section Capacity
25
Unrestricted Seats
0
Restricted Seats
0
Wait List Total
0
Wait List Capacity
30
Combined Section
AFRICAN-AMERICAN MUSIC IN U.S.
MUSIC 1326 - 1030 (10379)
Status: Open
Seats Taken: 10
Wait List Total: 0
AFRICAN-AMERICAN MUSIC IN U.S.
AFRCNA 1335 - 1050 (10564)
Status: Open
Seats Taken: 7
Wait List Total: 0
AFRICAN-AMERICAN MUSIC IN U.S.
MUSIC 2046 - 1030 (16264)
Status: Open
Seats Taken: 2
Wait List Total: 0