Who Are Those People and Why Are They Listening to That Music


Seminar Leader:
Guthrie P. Ramsey

Preface:

A seminar about music
Guthrie P. Ramsey, Jr. is a musicologist, pianist, composer and the Edmund J. and Louise W. Kahn Term Professor of Music at the University of Pennsylvania.

Unit TitleAuthor

2011


Music and Social Activism – Introducing American Music and History to Elementary Students Through Protest Songs

Dale Apple
Keywords: History, Music, social activism, songs

African American History as told through African American Music

Sue Christmas
Keywords: African American music, American History, Media, Music

Traveling In Time Through Words: Lyrics of Hip Hop, Funk, Jazz and the Blues

Sydney Hunt Coffin
Keywords: African American culture, blues, funk, hip-hop, Jazz, Music

What is American Music and Where Did it Come From?

Frank Machos
Keywords: blues, Jazz, Music, Music History, rock

Exposing Primary Age Students to African American Musical Genres and the History of African American Music

Jennifer Paratto Motsney
Keywords: African American music, hip-hop, musical genres, rap

Stop The Violence: Music is the Message

Regina Perrulli
Keywords: African American History, Music, rap, Slavery, violence

Moved by the Music: A Musical Journey in West African and African American Music

Donna M. Rohanna
Keywords: African American music, Culture, Music, West Africa

Oye como va: African and Hispanic Influences on Music

Diana Shortall
Keywords: African music, Cuba, Cuban music, Music, Reggaeton

Cultural Music and Movement

Lorraine Bias
Keywords: African dance, movement, Music, traditions