Welcome to Music History Hall
Music History Education
Music History Hall
Music History Hall is dedicated to preserving and perpetuating the history of American music. Our projects include curated music and cultural events,
interviews with musicians, culture bearers, authors, professors, and historians ---- and projects ranging from podcasts to books to art exhibits to curriculum.
New Orleans Legend Educates Students
Preservation Hall Musical Director, Wendell Brunious, visits Top of the World Elementary School in Laguna Beach via Music History Hall Foundation's In-School Music and Cultural Education Program
"The work of Music History Hall Foundation is incredible. What you are doing is so valuable. Students' knowledge is expanding."
Musical Director of Preservation Hall in New Orleans
Looking for the perfect music appreciation or cultural studies course...
Our award-winning American Music History course is an engaging music appreciation and cultural studies course.
"This curriculum is absolutely amazing. It is fantastic and so important for California schools."
Professor and Department Chair at University of California, Davis
Who our courses are designed for...
Students in grades 7-12 who are interested in learning the history of American music.
What students will learn about...
The history of American music brilliantly weaved together through captivating lessons that trace the history of blues, jazz, country, rock and roll, soul, rap, punk, and more in the timeline of American history.
Music History Hall partners with public school districts, private schools, homeschoolers, and is an Approved Vendor at the following public charter schools:
Sage Oak - Compass - Epic - Sky Mountain - Ocean Grove - South Sutter - Granite Mountain - BEST Academy - EXCEL Academy
American Music History
Discover the history and cultural significance of American music through engaging lectures, music playlists, video content, artwork, historical photography, activities, and discussion in this innovative and fun course!
Why Music History Hall...
Music History Hall explores through music - The Constant Unspooling of the American Dream.
Our content-rich courses keep students connected and engaged as they develop an understanding of American music and cultural history. Aligned with UC A-G California State Standards for visual and performing arts and the ethnic studies model curriculum, our rigorous American Music History course examines the timeline of American history through multiple perspectives as students build content knowledge through the study of American music and cultural history.