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Depth, originality, thoroughness
Citing of material from text
Quality of responses to other at least two other students’ postings
Course Materials: Jeff Todd Titon et al. Worlds of Music: An Introduction to the Music of the World’s Peoples, Shorter Version/Third Edition. Belmont, Ca.: Schirmer, 2009, ISBN: 978-0=495-57010-3 (includes 3 audio CDs).
Reference Chapter 1. From
Listen carefully to CD1:7, “Folsom Prison Blues.”
Why is the texture called homophonic? How would you describe the form, style, and genre of this music?
See pages 9-15 and 27-28 of the text for background on these ideas.