Author: Lauryn Hoard

A Toast to the 90s

A Toast to the 90s Origin of Hip Hop and Rap Hip hop emerged specifically in African American, Afro-Caribbean, and Latino communities in the Bronx,

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Noire: Metamorphosis

Background The concert I went to was named Metamorphosis performed by the group Noire. It occurred on Friday, November 9, 2018 at 7:00 PM and

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Modal Jazz

MODAL JAZZ Lauryn Hoard, Leah Wardlaw, Vashti Jones Origin and elements of modal jazz Modal Jazz originated in the 1950s, specifically between the Montogomery Bus

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Getting Jazzy With Jazz

Jazz music, also known as “African American classical music,” originated in the late 19th century in New Orleans, Louisiana. It consists of different times such

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Florence Price

Origin Florence Price was born Florence Beatrice Price on April 9, 1887 in Little Rock, Arkansas. She was an African American classical composer for most

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