The Map of American Music

GENINT 721.538
Osher (50+). This course examines how Jazz, Blues, Rock, Pop, Folk, Country, Hip Hop, Rap and many more American music genres evolved in the USA. Audio, video, commentary, demonstration and personal recollection are presented.
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Starting at $145.00
As few as 9 weeks
0.0 Credits

What you can learn.

  • Identify major US music genres
  • Understand the evolution of major US music genres
  • Identify common elements across various music genres

About this course:

Jazz, Blues, Rock, Pop, Folk, Country, Hip Hop, Rap and many more kinds of music all evolved in the USA. Some of these genres have common roots stemming from geographic location, ethnic populations, personal history, wars and immigration (by choice and not). They progressed along different paths but as they grew up they influenced one another, comingled, sometimes finding their common ground and giving rise to yet newer and different styles or genres. Through audio, video, commentary, demonstration and personal recollection, this class looks at the map of American music through a wide-angle lens, connecting the dots of its musical history and development.

Fall 2018 Schedule

These courses meet in person and make use of an online presence to varying degrees.

Available
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Monday 1:00PM - 3:30PM
Instructor: Andrew Muson
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Fee:
$145.00
23 days left. Enroll by Oct 15, 2018
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Notes

Plus members pay only $43 for this course. Visitors not permitted. No refund after Oct. 23.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after October 23, 2018
Schedule
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Lecture
Mon Oct 15, 2018
1:00PM - 3:30PM
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills 215 - Laurel
Lecture
Mon Oct 22, 2018
1:00PM - 3:30PM
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills 215 - Laurel
Lecture
Mon Oct 29, 2018
1:00PM - 3:30PM
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills 215 - Laurel
Lecture
Mon Nov 5, 2018
1:00PM - 3:30PM
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills 215 - Laurel
Lecture
Mon Nov 12, 2018
1:00PM - 3:30PM
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills 215 - Laurel
Lecture
Mon Nov 19, 2018
1:00PM - 3:30PM
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills 215 - Laurel
Lecture
Mon Nov 26, 2018
1:00PM - 3:30PM
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills 215 - Laurel
Lecture
Mon Dec 3, 2018
1:00PM - 3:30PM
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills 215 - Laurel
Lecture
Mon Dec 10, 2018
1:00PM - 3:30PM
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills 215 - Laurel

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