Musical Identity and Authenticity

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Musical Identity and Authenticity o What is music? We can determine what is and is not music o Individual o Group Our music vs. their music. Umbrella general category o Generational Young peoples music vs. old peoples, type of group identity o Gender Woman on piano, man on drums, determines what people should like  because of their gender o Class Lower class like pop or rap where upper class like more serious o Public/Private Determines what music is heard. Broadcast worldwide for public as  opposed to artist performing for limited audience. Who has access and 
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This note was uploaded on 09/29/2011 for the course SOC 1 taught by Professor Mindyromero during the Summer '06 term at UC Davis.

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