MUSIC OF THE BLACK EXPERIENCE

In this interactive listening class, we’ll discuss ways in which the African American musical tradition reflects the black experience in this country. We’ll draw examples from various genres within the African American tradition including blues, jazz, work songs, spirituals, gospel, and more.

GEORGE STARKS

Ph.D. Ethnomusicology, Wesleyan University; Professor Emeritus of Music at Drexel University

19- $66

4 Saturdays, 10/8 to 10/29
10:00 to 11:30 a.m.
Room 108
Cheltenham High School