Purple Haze: Music of the Psychedelic Sixties

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Purple Haze: Music of the Psychedelic Sixties

<p>See and hear some of the most memorable exponents of the Psychedelic sound: the Doors, Jefferson Airplane, Janis Joplin and more.<br/><p><br/><strong>COURSE OUTLINE</strong></p><ul><li>The Origins

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See and hear some of the most memorable exponents of the Psychedelic sound: the Doors, Jefferson Airplane, Janis Joplin and more.


COURSE OUTLINE

  • The Origins of the Psychedelic Sounds
  • The Pop Culture of the 1960s.
  • The Doors- Psychedelic sound and poetry
  • Janis Joplin- Texas Blues and Psychedelia
  • Other bands: Jefferson Airplane, Santana, Grateful Dead, the Beatles.
  • The Jimi Hendrix Experience
  • Influences on today’s music.


PLANNED LEARNING OUTCOMES
By the end of this course, students should be able to:

  1. Understand the origins and development of the genre of popular music.
  2. Appreciate the influences of popular culture, art, world music and the blues on this music.
  3. Appreciate the unique qualities of this music and to see how its radical departure for the norm affected popular culture of the 1960s.
  4. Learn about the musical backgrounds of some of the artists of this genre.