Google Gears Down for Tougher Times After its August 2004…
A History of African American Music
Trace the development of African American musical styles and learn about the pioneers who helped define some of this country’s most prominent artistic expressions. From the music of aspiration and tribulation created during the time of slavery to today’s popular styles, the groundbreaking contributions of African Americans to our nation’s soundtrack are vital and ongoing.
At each stop on this musical journey, you can learn about various genres with texts by Dr. Portia K. Maulsby, view photos and historical images, listen to audio clips, and bring the history of African American music to life.
More Multimedia Examples:
Next Post: Salt 101
Previous Post: Interactive map: Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympic Games