Spring 2022 not offered
|Course Cluster and Certificates: Christianity Studies|
This course will examine the singing of hymns and psalms in the United States, concentrating on the first half of the 19th century. Three parallel traditions will be examined: Anglo-American psalmody, as exemplified in The Sacred Harp; the African-American spiritual, as documented in "Slave Songs of the United States"; and Native American hymn tunes as exemplified in the music of the Brothertown Indian Nation.
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||Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (AMST)(MUSC)