Experience both visual and musical art first hand. Students grade 4-6 will learn about the history and evolution of American roots music, and it’s migration up the river – from the cotton field to the big city. Content includes live music performance and narrative on early spirituals, gospel, jazz, blues, country, the birth of rock and roll, and the traditions passed on into contemporary music.
Grade Range: 4-7
Curriculum: Music, History
Tags: music, history, American roots music