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Different Music Genres
Terms in this set (9)
Rock n Roll
Became a popular music genre in the fifties with the introduction of Elvis Presley
musical style based on rhythm and blues that became popular in the 1950s
Featuring aggressive, guitar heavy songs
Music that was structured, clean, and had beautiful melodies and harmonies.
A genre of African American music that often expresses frustration,sadness, or longing
A combination of old time fiddle music and the cowboy ballad.
Rock music mixed with mainstream pop influences designed to appeal to a broad audience
African American musical style rooted in R&B and gospel that became popular during the 1960s.
Music based on sounds that are produced or modified through electronic means.
represented the impulse to dance. strong dance oriented rhythms, catchy melodies, call and response.
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