27 - Music 2/27 TEST KNOW THESE SONGSRobert Johnson- cross...

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Music 2/27 TEST KNOW THESE SONGS- Robert Johnson- cross road blues ---- track one Muddy waters- hoochie coochie blues ----- 3 Keb mo- am I wrong ----- 4 Dixieland five, tiger rag----5 Louis Armstrong- west end blues--------6 Duke Ellington- it done mean a thing ------7 Charlie parker, Mohawk------8 Chuck berry –johnny be good -------10 Know style, who performs piece, and be able to identify song Musical characteristics of rock- Lyrics Content not so important Subject often love/sex Form Often 12 bar blues No call and response now Verse-chorus solidified in 1960’s Chuck Berry (1926) Blending of styles- country guitar solo, boogie woogie rhythm, blues chords Talented songwriter Helps electric guitar dominate the sound of rock Tough aggressive perfprmances; stage antics Johnny B good (CD 1, track 10) o Rock guitar intro o Early model of verse/chorus o Fast, syncopation, backbeat “Death Of Rock and Roll” Ongoing speculation about the demise of rock
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This note was uploaded on 09/04/2008 for the course EMUS 1832 taught by Professor Nunez,dani during the Spring '08 term at Colorado.

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