Center for American Music

Field of BluebonnetsWelcome to the new website for the Center for American Music. Please take a moment to explore the site, which includes course descriptions for Fall 2013 and information about who we are and what we do.The Center for American Music is located in the College of Fine Arts at the University of Texas at Austin.

Fall Courses in American Music

Highlights of Fall 2013 course offerings in American music:

Lower Division

  • MUS 307.2: History of RockThis course carries a cultural diversity flag.
  • MUS 307.3: Jazz AppreciationThis course carries a cultural diversity flag. 

Upper Division

  • MUS 337: Music and Film Sound
  • MUS 342: American MusicThis course carries a cultural diversity flag.
  • MUS 334.1/AFR 374F/LAS 326.1: Music of Mexico & Caribbean This course carries a global cultures flag.
  • AMS 321/HIS 365G: Popular Music in the US


  • MUS 385J: Jazz and Modernity