Jazz in American Society

A survey course in the evolution of jazz in America. Historical significances are identified and traced from rhythmic worksongs and spirituals of the late 1800s through avant-garde jazz of the 1970s. Specific concentration as to personalities and musical styles occurs for the major eras and trends in jazz; e.g., Ragtime, Dixieland, Swing, Bebop, Progressive, Modern, Third Stream, Rock, Jazz. This course fulfills the MCC requirement for a social science elective. Three class hours.

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MUS-120, Section 001

CRN #33877


John Nyerges

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TypeLocationDate(s)Day / Time
LectureTBAJan 24th, 2022 – May 26th, 2022Monday, Wednesday, Friday
1:00 pm - 1:50 pm
Type Lecture
Location TBA
Date(s) Jan 24th, 2022 – May 26th, 2022
Day / Time Monday, Wednesday, Friday
1:00 pm - 1:50 pm