MUS 132 A - Popular Music Studies
Pending 2017-2018 Winter Session Offering.
TOPIC: History of Rock This course is intended to develop your understanding of the history and aesthetics of Rock music, from the 1940s to the present, focusing on critical listening and critical making. In the course of an 8-week summer term you will have the opportunity to get to know the basic forms of rock songwriting, develop knowledge of the ways musicians and sound engineers collaborate to create recordings, learn the general history of rock music and its importance to musicians, and read and write rock criticism.
Option 1Number of Required Visit(s): 0
Course Level: Undergraduate
Credit: 3 hr