7 Classes – Fall Semester

Black Music Discovery

Monday   7:00pm  October 4 – November 15, 2021
60-75 minutes

Music History | Adult, Precollege

This course examines the lives and music of historical Black composers in classical music. We will discuss larger social topics in order to draw parallels of the historical and social trends of Blackness in America. Topics to include: Black Nationalism, Identity, Black Womanhood, Protest Music, and BLM. Each week, a specific composer and social topic will be discussed to gain broader understanding of the composer’s music, life, and contributions to the field.



Required Materials & Technology

Required Materials/Technology: Computer, tablet, or smartphone with microphone/camera + internet access.



Prerequisites

None

Class Calendar

Dr Leah Claiborne

Dr. Leah Claiborne

Leah Claiborne, D.M.A. promotes diversity in the arts by championing piano music by Black composers in her performances, research, and t…
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