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Click here to download a PDF of this lesson. Overview This lesson enables teachers to use blues music to explore the history of African Americans in the 20th century. By studying the content of blues songs, students can learn about the experiences and struggles of the working-class Southerners who created the music, including the legacies of slavery and the cotton economy in the South, the development of Jim Crow, the Great Migration, and the Civil Rights Movement. King discusses the changing appeal of blues to blacks.
Conversely, rock musicians accentuate the beat precisely, with the pulse still being on the second and fourth beat, or on the third. The musical ideas of both jazz and rock were formed by the development of rhythmical and polyrhythmical patterns. The essential factors in creating rock patterns are dotted rhythm, the movement in triplets, and syncopation. From there, they were imported into rock. While the rhythm of rock can easily be assimilated into the European perceptions of metre and its values, especially in its early stage, the perception of jazz rhythm is outside the European understanding of metre. You are not authenticated to view the full text of this chapter or article. This site requires a subscription or purchase to access the full text of books or journals.
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The term "rhythm and blues" has undergone a number of shifts in meaning. In the early s, it was frequently applied to blues records. By the end of the s, the term "rhythm and blues" had changed again and was used as a blanket term for soul and funk. It combines rhythm and blues with elements of pop , soul , funk , disco , hip hop , and electronic music. Although Jerry Wexler of Billboard magazine is credited with coining the term "rhythm and blues" as a musical term in the United States in ,  the term was used in Billboard as early as According to him, the term embraced all black music except classical music and religious music , unless a gospel song sold enough to break into the charts.
The Mother Tongue Film Festival is now online! Explore free screenings and events through May The Dixie Cups at the Folklife Festival. Music , Social Justice. Since then, this song has been covered by artists from the Grateful Dead to Cyndi Lauper, and continues to move new generations with its infectious New Orleans rhythms. It tells a complex story of many strands and experiences. A distinctly African American music drawing from the deep tributaries of African American expressive culture, it is an amalgam of jump blues, big band swing, gospel, boogie, and blues that was initially developed during a thirty-year period that bridges the era of legally sanctioned racial segregation, international conflicts, and the struggle for civil rights.
Nearly all of the most important genres of popular music in the last century have come from the USA. This is where African and European musical traditions came together, and it's this mixture of traditions that gave birth to popular music. When millions of Africans were transported to America as slaves in the 18th and 19th centuries, their melodies and rhythms went with them.
Jennifer Davis , University of Central Florida. This project seeks a better understanding on how blackness has been peripheral to our understanding of the term Southerner. The purpose of this work is to examine an area where the intersection of race and region exists to more fully understand how blacks in the South have presented their sense of Southern identity.
Blues is a music genre  and musical form which was originated in the Deep South of the United States around the s  by African-Americans from roots in African musical traditions , African-American work songs , and spirituals. Blues incorporated spirituals , work songs , field hollers , shouts , chants , and rhymed simple narrative ballads. The blues form, ubiquitous in jazz , rhythm and blues and rock and roll , is characterized by the call-and-response pattern, the blues scale and specific chord progressions , of which the twelve-bar blues is the most common. Blue notes or "worried notes" , usually thirds, fifths or sevenths flattened in pitch are also an essential part of the sound.
The term was coined by Jerry Wexler in , when he was editing the charts at the trade journal Billboard and found that the record companies issuing Black popular music considered the chart names then in use Harlem Hit Parade, Sepia, Race to be demeaning. This music, sometimes called jump blues, set a pattern that became the dominant Black popular music form during and for some time after World War II.
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