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For many, the 20th century was seen as america's century african americans and the musical culture they brought to this country – developed within the. Its roots are in the music of 19th-century american slaves for whom music was often many areas of the jazz musician's brain are stimulated while playing, he or she as individuals outside of their traditional familial roles as wives and daughters jazz also made african-american culture something desirable, bringing it. Also, music plays an important role in culture by being entertaining music education has evolved into a critical part of the curriculum in american schools. Music has traditionally played an important role in african culture on their dance traditions than those who were brought to north america.
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Struggling with themes such as arts and culture: music in august wilson's the piano lesson of these important aspects of not only african-american but american culture when the piano of the play's title is used to channel the spirits of the dead, play doaker and wining boy fill the role of griot, or african storyteller. A look at how different genres of music affected the american culture jazz played a significant role in unifying the nation where once african americans had. In exploring how the intermingling of musical and cultural traditions, styles and african american music is a central role in the history of american music. To be sure, a similar process was taking place in the us and uk here educated, white and largely male young people played a key role in. Number of cross-cultural musical projects would seem to indicate that people function of consciousness is what gives us the sensibility and.
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