Timeline: United States
c. 12,000 B.C.:
North American Indian cultures flourish.
Spanish explorer Juan Ponce de León lands on the coast of Florida.
Saint Augustine, Florida, settled by the Spanish, becomes the first permanent European colony in North America.
American popular music has had a profound effect on music across the world.
The country has .... Blues had been around a long time before it became a part of
the first explosion of recorded popular ...
During the colonial, revolutionary, and federal periods (1607-1820) most
American songs were strongly tied to the musical traditions of the British isles.
previous publications include Jùjú: A Social History and Ethnography of an
African Popular Music (1990) and articles in Ethnomusicology and Music
May 6, 2015 ... Here, we use a corpus of digitized music to investigate the history of American
popular music. Drawing inspiration from studies of organic and ...
The history of modern American popular music encompasses diverse traditions
and ... American popular music comprises a diverse array of styles that reflect the
Dec 28, 2012 ... Pop music, often called simply pop, is contemporary music and a common ... and
performances; 4 Demographics of pop music; 5 History of Pop Music ... pop
music has been heavily influenced by African American musical ...
In fact, the the Italian "bel canto" style would remain the dominant style of singing
in American pop music. Most of the sheet music sold in the 19th century was ...
Pop music is a genre of popular music which originated in its modern form in the
... In one of the most oft-repeated stories in American musical history, Phillips is ...
Four talented musicians take students on a historical, political and geographical
riff through the phenomenon that is American pop music. Exploring the roots of ...