Rock, Popular Music, & Society


Stony Brook University

  • Semester
    Summer 2021
  • Instructor
    Ackley,Taylor Duaine
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A study of rock and related popular musical traditions in the United States. The music is investigated through consideration of its: 1) musical constituents (rhythm, form, pitch structure, instrumental texture, and vocal style), 2) historical development, beginning with its roots in earlier folk and popular styles through to the present, and 3) social meanings, uses, and ramifications.
Course Area: Music
Level: Lower Level Undergraduate
Dates: 07-05-2021 - 08-14-2021
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Instructor: Ackley,Taylor Duaine
Local Course ID: 21SU_STB_MUS109_30
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