21M.223[J] Folk Music of the British Isles and North America


Class Info

Examines the production, transmission, preservation and the qualities of folk music in the British Isles and North America from the 18th century to the folk revival of the 1960s and the present. Special emphasis on balladry, fiddle styles, and African-American influences. Enrollment limited.

This class has no prerequisites.

21M.223[J] will not be offered this semester. It will be instructed by R. Perry and G. Ruckert.

This class counts for a total of 12 credits. This class counts as a HASS A. This class counts as a CI-H.

In the Fall 2015 Subject Evaluations, 21M.223[J] was rated 4.7 out of 7.0. You can find more information at the 21M.223 Class Site site.

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