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Term: Summer 2014
Subject: Music


MU 005 - D1: Intro to Jazz History

Survey of jazz from its roots in ragtime and blues of the late nineteenth century to contemporary styles. May not be counted toward the major.

MU 015 - History of Rock and Roll

Examines rock music as a succession of related musical styles and as a social movement reflecting and influencing the changing American political and social landscape.

MU 019 - D1: Latin Jazz Immersion

Explore the culture and music of Latin Jazz from its roots in Caribbean and Latin American traditions to its "combinacion perfecta" with jazz.

MU 095 - American Sounds: Words & Music

Courses on topics beyond the scope of existing departmental offerings. See Schedule of Courses for specific titles. No prerequisite. May be counted toward the major/minor with Instructor permission.