I started off this class with little knowledge of black music or music in general. I must say this was a very entertaining and informative class. I learnt a lot about my people and the creative genes we carry, the different genres of music I had never heard of and a lot more. This was an amazing class. Thank you Doc.

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Let’s get Jazzy, shall we?

Jazz music was born in the city of  New Orleans,Louisiana. New Orleans had a great tradition of celebration. Opera, military marching bands, folk music, the blues,

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The Negro Spiritual Music Genre

From its name “Negro-spiritual”, this kind of music describes christian or spiritual songs created by African Americans. This music emerged during the period of slavery.

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The Folk Music Genre

A Generalized Overview of Folk Music When I think about the word folk, I think about ‘people’. Folk music can also be translated as the

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Gospel in the 50s

Gospel in the 1950s Gospel in the 50s was known as the Golden age gospel. The Jubilee quartets still had a huge influence on music

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EVOLUTION OF HIPHOP

This poster describes the evolution of hip hop and some of its pioneers. It shows artist from the 1970s- till date(2018). Hiphop became very popular

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