- Author : David Lee Joyner
- Release Date : 27 June 2008
- Publisher : McGraw-Hill Education
- Genre : Music
- Pages : 336 pages
- ISBN 13 : STANFORD:36105131739984
Download or read book entitled American Popular Music by author: David Lee Joyner which was release on 27 June 2008 and published by McGraw-Hill Education with total page 336 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. This text provides an overview of the four major areas of American contemporary music: jazz, rock, country, and musical theater. Each genre is approached chronologically with the emphasis on the socio-cultural aspects of the music. Readers will appreciate Joyner's engaging writing style and come away with the fundamental skills needed to listen critically to a variety of popular music styles.