1. Identify three music styles that were grouped under the banner of “rhythm and blues” in the 1940s, and name one artist associated with each style.
2. Identify two bands and/or musicians that emerged in the 1980s and 1990s alternative rock scene. For each musician/band, identify one clear stylistic element of their music.
3. Addressing gender, ensemble instrumentation, and one clear stylistic element for each, contrast country blues with classic blues.