How Does Music Describe Me
How does music describe you and your culture?
The places where were your cultures lie...
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When you listen to the radio, Pandora.com, your phone, you realize that there is a wide variety of music genres and many lyrics that might have roots in older music, music that your grandparents or great grandparents listened to. How and when did these songs originate? What do they say about you and your culture? Can you find some commonalities? Can you identify traits of your history and culture in them?
- What are the music genres of your culture?
- Can you name some famous songwriters, singers and musicians of the past and present?
- Who brought these different kinds of music to the US and when?
- What do the lyrics say aboutyour heritage?
- What are some hits from earlier decades?
- How does yesterday’s music differ from today’s music?
Destiny Quest One Search- Type in your search term, click One Search, and then the links will take you to information.
1. Type in the Country + Music For example "Mexican Music"
2. If you know the type of music, you can type that in too. For example, "Reggae"
3. At the end of Wikipedia there are two sections: RESOURCES and EXTERNAL LINKS These have links to other information.
4. On Encyclopedia Britanica there is a tab that says: RELATED You can use that to find more information too.
Thanks to Learn 21's libguide that I borrowed the idea from