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AMERICAN MUSIC AND CULTURAL HISTORY COURSE

 

LEARN AMERICAN MUSIC HISTORY

Explore the history of American music and the cultural history of the United States in this innovative course that weaves together music and history. Build a timeline of American music in the context of major historical events.

Our American Music History course is a 12-lesson online class reviewing the history of American music. You will learn about the history of blues, jazz, rock and roll, soul, country, rap and more. Each lesson explores a different type of music with short video lectures, music, storytelling, geography and history. You will learn to recognize different genres of American music and understand the important contributions to American culture from diverse pioneers throughout history. Each lesson inspires critical thinking, cultural understanding and appreciation for music.

The course is appropriate for students in 7th-12th grade with a general knowledge of U.S. history and an interest in music. If this is you, our American Music and Cultural History course will inspire you to see and hear the world differently and understand the history and origins of American music and culture.  

You will receive one lesson and playlist each week for 12 weeks as we build a timeline of American music history.

 
 

STUDENTS: LEARN AMERICAN MUSIC HISTORY

Enroll in our Award-Winning American Music and Cultural History Course and Explore the History of American Music and Culture

We invite you to join us on a journey through the history of American music and culture in this innovative and engaging 12-week online course. You will learn the history of blues, jazz, rock and roll, soul music, country, rap, punk and more as you listen to a new playlist of music each week and build a timeline of American music history.


You will receive an email after signing up with a link to enter the course. We look forward to taking this journey with you through American music and cultural history.

 

TEACH AMERICAN MUSIC HISTORY

Enrich your classroom with innovative curriculum exploring the history of America's diverse cultures and musical art forms in the context of major historical events as students build a timeline of American history with multiple perspectives.

Our American Music History curriculum for classrooms is a 12-lesson online series detailing the history of American roots music in conjunction with American history. All of our lessons integrate lectures, video content, music, storytelling, geography and history. Students will learn to recognize different genres of American music and understand the important cultural contributions to American culture from diverse pioneers throughout history. Each lesson inspires critical thinking, cultural understanding and appreciation for music and the arts.

The program is complete with teacher guides, specific learning objectives, project-based learning activities and higher-order thinking questions for discussion. The concept-based curriculum is in line with California State Standards for social studies and visual and performing arts providing historical and cultural context.

 

TEACHERS: CONTACT US FOR MORE INFO

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