University of Florida
Music's Big Bang: The Genesis of Rock 'n' Roll
University of Florida

Music's Big Bang: The Genesis of Rock 'n' Roll

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There are 7 modules in this course

Some basic tenets of rock 'n' roll

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5 videos1 quiz1 discussion prompt

There were many, many genres, styles and sub styles of American pop

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11 videos1 quiz

The Mississippi Delta, an area surrounding the Mississippi River, becomes the cradle of the blues

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5 videos1 quiz

The legend of Robert Johnson and his visit to "the crossroads"

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9 videos1 quiz

New Orleans is the city of jazz

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5 videos1 quiz

Chicago is where the blues went electric

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5 videos1 quiz

The delivery room of rock 'n' roll

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6 videos1 quiz


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4.8 (46 ratings)
Professor David Carlson
University of Florida
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