Final Exam Study Guide MUS 109 Fall 2013
SHORT ANSWER (100 Words):
1. Why is Hip Hop a Noun and a Verb?
Culture and the commodity
Problem and the promise
2. Describe three ways in which 1960s soul music reflected the Gospel tradition.
1. Which of the following did Berry Gordys assembly line address?
a. Choreographed dances for songs; practice handling hecklers; ability to conduct
2. Paul McCartney and Phil Spector shared a similar vision for what the Beatles last album, Let
Popular music in the past fifty years has used relatively few instruments
Pitch refers to the highness and lowness of a sound
Rhythm refers to how music exists in time
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