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This course, part 1 of a 2-course sequence, examines the history of rock, primarily as it unfolded in the United States, from the days before rock (pre-1955) to the end of the 1960s. This course covers the music of Elvis Presley, Chuck Berry, Phil Spector, Bob Dylan, the Beatles, the Rolling Stones, Jimi Hendrix, Cream, and many more artists, with an emphasis both on cultural context and on the music itself. We will also explore how developments in the music business and in technology helped shape the ways in which styles developed. Rock emerged in the mid 1950s as a blending of mainstream pop, rhythm and blues, and country and western--styles that previously had remained relatively separate. This new style became the music of the emerging youth culture and was often associated with teen rebellion. We will follow the story of how this rowdy first wave of rock and roll (1955-59) was tamed in the early 60s but came roaring back with the Beatles and the Rolling Stones and then went psychedelic by the end of the decade....

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1 de oct. de 2016

This course has really helped to fill out my piecemeal understanding of the development of rock music. The pace and content of learning has been well considered and Prof Covach is to be congratulated.

12 de mar. de 2018

Provided insight into what I was listening to as a pre-teen. I didn't have the exposure to some of the older roots or the an understanding of the business forces that shaped the music I had access to.

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por Wonje S

24 de sep. de 2016

It was a great course I have ever taken.

por Markus B

16 de nov. de 2017

Great content and exceptional professor

por Miguel A T O

11 de ago. de 2017

It was great, looking forward part 2!!!

por Oleg R

21 de ago. de 2016

Замечательный и очень интересный курс

por Ivan H T V

2 de feb. de 2019

Very interesting and useful traversy

por L. R V R

8 de sep. de 2015

Outstanding course and a lot of fun.

por Monika F

21 de oct. de 2017

Excellent course and great teacher.

por Tony W

21 de jun. de 2020

Very interesting and informative

por Amber M

29 de sep. de 2015

Very enjoyable and well-taught.

por Magnús P

21 de mar. de 2020

Very much enjoyed the course.

por a g

5 de ene. de 2019

Thanks a lot for this course!

por Mandy C

25 de jun. de 2017

Great and interesting course!

por Fábio P Z

10 de sep. de 2015

Amazing learning experience !

por Simon w

14 de jul. de 2020

excellent, very much enjoyed

por Diego C

23 de may. de 2020


por Angelika

11 de sep. de 2017

Great source of knowledge!

por Jon S

10 de oct. de 2016

really fun and educational

por Juan C A E

30 de nov. de 2020

Great! Excellent teacher.


14 de mar. de 2019

Music is very important

por 동현 김

16 de jun. de 2017

Learned so many things.

por Sasha

14 de mar. de 2019

Great course. Thanks.

por JO Y J

19 de jun. de 2018

It was a great course

por Nugrahanto W

5 de jul. de 2017

Godd history lessons


5 de nov. de 2015

must know, must see!