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MUSC 306: Music History II: Assignment


This guide can help you with the research components of your two presentation projects. Each project has specific types of information you will need to include in your presentation to the class.


Presentation 1 (Salon Music Project) - Weeks 5/6

Research Components

  • Research the composer, selection, and genre and provide context you deem necessary (Who, What, Where, When, How, Why) to more greatly appreciate the piece.

  • Cite using MLA style guide

Presentation 2 (African American Music Project) - Weeks 10/11

Research Components

  • Provide necessary terms and definitions
  • Provide historical and biographical information
  • Cite using MLA style guide

Manage & Organize

‚ÄčProQuest RefWorks - Source citation tool

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Creative Commons Licenses

Chart of Creative Commons Licenses from cc through copyrighted
CCBY: Creative Commons

When looking for images and videos for your presentation, consider CC licensing.