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Explores the factors — musical and cultural — that led to the birth of American rock 'n' roll music in the early 1950s. Covers in detail the genres, styles and people that converged to create this new music....
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Approx. 11 heures pour terminer
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1

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Four basic themes of our course

Some basic tenets of rock 'n' roll...
Reading
5 vidéos (Total 40 min), 1 quiz
Video5 vidéos
An Art and a Business9 min
A Threat to Mainstream American Culture6 min
A Showcase of Technology6 min
Linear Evolution8 min
Quiz1 exercice pour s'entraîner
Lesson 120 min

2

Section
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2 heures pour terminer

In the beginning: American popular music

There were many, many genres, styles and sub styles of American pop...
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11 vidéos (Total 75 min), 1 quiz
Video11 vidéos
Part 1: Country and Rural Blues; Early Jazz9 min
Part 2: The Ladies of Risque or Hokum Blues4 min
Part 3: Early Male Blues and Jazz Players5 min
Part 4: The Spread of Country Music9 min
Part 5: Country Gains Popularity: Bob Wills and Hank Williams4 min
Part 6: On the Fringes: Black (and white) gospel3 min
Part 7: On the fringes: Boogie woogie and jump blues9 min
Part 8: On the fringes: Bluegrass and Folk6 min
Part 9: Mainstream Popular Music 16 min
Part 10: Mainstream Popular Music 25 min
Quiz1 exercice pour s'entraîner
Popular music20 min

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The blues: Mississippi Ghosts 1

The Mississippi Delta, an area surrounding the Mississippi River, becomes the cradle of the blues...
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5 vidéos (Total 32 min), 1 quiz
Video5 vidéos
Charley Patton: Part 17 min
Charley Patton: Part 26 min
Charley Patton: Part 34 min
Charley Patton: Part 43 min
Quiz1 exercice pour s'entraîner
Mississippi Ghosts 110 min

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Section
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The blues: Mississippi Ghosts 2

The legend of Robert Johnson and his visit to "the crossroads"...
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9 vidéos (Total 60 min), 1 quiz
Video9 vidéos
Robert Johnson: Part 24 min
Robert Johnson: Part 37 min
Robert Johnson: Part 48 min
Robert Johnson: Part 54 min
Lead Belly: Part 19 min
Lead Belly: Part 26 min
Son House: Part 17 min
Son House: Part 2 2 min
Quiz1 exercice pour s'entraîner
Mississippi Ghosts 220 min
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par LWMay 26th 2016

What an awesome course! I am truly learning about the foundation of what we call Rock n Roll music. The professor does such a wonderful job of instructing this class. Thank you

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Professor David Carlson

Executive Director of the Center for Media Innovation + Research and Cox/Palm Beach Post Professor of New Media Journalism
College of Journalism & Communication: Center for Media Innovation

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