A Guide Through the Culture of the Blues

Students examine the history of blues music and discover how it relates to the music of today. As a class, they listen to the drum songs of Africa and compare it to the use of drums in pop music today. Using the internet, they research the history of the blues and its early artists. To end the instructional activity, they write in their journals to reflect on the music.

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