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OnMusic of the World

OnMusic of the World 2nd Edition for Blackboard

Author: connect4education

$99.95 - SRP

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Table of Contents
  • INTRODUCTION Course Preamble
Class 1: Exploring the Landscape of African Music
Class 2: African Instruments
Class 3: African Drum Language
Class 4: African Modern Popular Music
Class 5: The Music of the Caribbean Caribbean Counterpoint
Class 6: The Continental Counterpoint
Class 7: Rara in Haiti, Gaga in the Dominican Republic
Class 8: Jazz in America
Class 9: Hipsters and Lindy-hoppers
Class 10: Fusion - Where Rock and Jazz Shake Hands
Class 11: Music of Korea, Dance of Spirits
Class 12: Spirituality and Class Distinctions
Class 13: Genre, Context, and Style: Mudang or "Shaman Song"
Class 15: The Many Voices of Latin American Concert Music
Class 16: Indigenous Peruvian Music
Class 17: Vernacular Genres in Latin America
Class 18: Latin American Composers on the World Stage
Class 19: Music in Native North America
Class 20: Musical Instruments
Class 21: Pow-wows: Southern and Northern
Class 22: Music Traditions in America
Class 22: Music Traditions in America
Class 23: Where Does Country Come From?
Class 24: Country Counterculture
Class 25: Popular Music Traditions in America
Class 26: Crooners and Bobbysoxers
Class 27: We Object: Bob Dylan and the Folk Music Revival
Class 28: MTV, Madonna, and Michael Jackson
Class 29: Music of South Asia: Indian Classical Music
Class 30: Oral transmission and Heredity
Class 31: Music of Central Asia and the Caucasus
Class 32: FINAL EXAM


    OnMusic of the World for Blackboard takes students on an exciting journey, discovering musical cultures of the world. The text contains music from Africa, the Caribbean, North America, Latin America, South Asia, Korea, Central Asia, Indonesia, Japan and China. This course includes engaging material with highly interactive maps, 10 listening guides, 45 music examples, 22 original performance videos, and links to YouTube videos.

    Whether you teach an online, face-to-face, or a hybrid course, OnMusic of the World offers an easy-to-use, turn-key solution as the world music textbook for your course. The course has seamless integration of text, music, and testing – designed for maximum instructor efficiency and best possible student experience.

    Music Selections – With an extensive selection of music, every lesson in this course contains streaming music.

    Discover Video – Videos in every chapter reinforce student understanding and engagement. Our video applet keeps students on the page and on task.

    Interactive Period Maps – Complete sets of maps cover each region of the world as they are discussed and include music examples.

    Written Assignments – Six optional written assignments are included in OnMusic of the World.

    AssessmentsOnMusic of the World includes automatically graded quizzes at the end of each region, along with a midterm and final exam, all of which can be used as is or customized to fit your needs.

    OnMusic of the World 2nd Edition for Blackboard


    OnMusic of the World 2nd Edition