Music History Summer Courses
MUSC 1100 L11 - Introduction to Music History: American Music
Session I, May 28-June 27, 2019
Lincoln Center: TWTh, 9 a.m.-Noon
This course explores a variety of musical styles and practices from the late 1800s to the present, with special emphasis on blues, jazz, musical theatre, and art music. These styles and traditions of American music will be examined as political and cultural texts along with their musical identity as "American." No previous knowledge of music is required. Fulfills the Fine Arts requirement in Fordham's core curriculum.