MUS 110

American Popular Music
3 Credits ■ HU/hu

An introduction to the history and diversity of American popular music . This course begins with an examination of the sources of American popular music and then follows the development of popular styles up to contemporary vernacular styles . The discussions include folk, blues, gospel, country, jazz, musical theater, popular song, and rock. No musical background is required .

Skills prerequisite: ENG 020 and ENG 060.