Answer the following questions: 1. Discuss the “swing shift maisies” construct,

Answer the following questions: 1. Discuss the “swing shift maisies” construct, its positive and negative aspects. (6 – 7 sentences). 2. What is a powwow? (2-3 sentences) 3. What are the attributes a “good” powwow singer must possess and why? (bullet points are acceptable). 4. Point out two gender asymmetries that result from the conventions… Continue reading Answer the following questions:
1. Discuss the “swing shift maisies” construct,

Prepare a list of at least 3 questions to ask the musicians you are observing or

Prepare a list of at least 3 questions to ask the musicians you are observing or joining with to participate in music making. These need to be separate questions from the research questions you explored during Week 6. Think of open-ended questions that will encourage the musicians to share significant information about their experiences making… Continue reading Prepare a list of at least 3 questions to ask the musicians you are observing or

1. Listen to T-Bone Walker’s “Stormy Monday Blues” and create a listening map. Y

1. Listen to T-Bone Walker’s “Stormy Monday Blues” and create a listening map. You can orient yourself using time (seconds/minutes) rather than measures, if that is easier. Then chart the form and include the musical elements you hear – when solos come in, when the ensemble plays together, what instruments are featured at different times?… Continue reading 1. Listen to T-Bone Walker’s “Stormy Monday Blues” and create a listening map. Y