Week 15

Maritime and Martial Music: Patriotism

Learning Modules:

Eating Goober Peas and Singing a Sea Shanty


Battle Cry of Freedom https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zhCheCryopA

Battle Hymn of the Republic https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Jy6AOGRsR80

Dixieland performed by the reenactment group SC String Band https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=__kQX12S9YI

Bonnie Blue Flag https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GOFtpzdJc3E

Goober Peas https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RBOxw6vbDyo

Smithsonian Folkways Naval Songs of the Civil War (purchased, will download on BB)

Discussion Board:

  1. How do you think music helped soldiers and people on the home front?
  2. The Smithsonian Naval Songs delve into battles in Blue, Green, and Brown waters. Can you identify at least one naval battle from the collection of songs?

Zoom PP Lecture:

No Lecture this week!  Work on your papers!!