Music

Music 111.3 (96)

History of Popular Music

CRN: Not offered in 2016-2017

Term: 2 (3 lecture hours)

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Professor: Neil Currie

Description:

An introduction to popular music in North America starting chronologically from the Rock 'n' Roll era in the 1950's, and with a particular emphasis on the Canadian scene.  Acquisition of fundamental skills in listening such as the identification of instrumentation, form and texture is a component. No prior musical training is required.

Note:

Open to all students without prerequisite. Students majoring in music may not take this course as an open music elective, but may take this course as an arts elective.

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