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Medgar Evers College
Course Prefix: MUS                                     Course Number: 204                                    
Course Title: History and Literature of Jazz
Subject: Music
Minimum Credits: 3.0                                     Maximum Credits: 3.0                                     Hours per week: 3.0


Critical examination of the history and literature of jazz from its roots in the folk songs of Black Americans to the present time. Particular attention paid to sociological background of the music, and the experiences of musicians (their life styles and the ensuing effects on musical styles).

Prerequisite: ENGL 112 and MUS 100.
  • 3 class hours.

Start Date:    08/31/2003                         End Date: