Aug 18, 2019  
2013-2014 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2013-2014 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

MUS 113 - Jazz Band


The course work will include mastery of jazz styles and repertoire in a jazz band ensemble. Students will develop musicianship skills, including instrumental methods, jazz and improvisation. Participants will perform arrangements in a variety of jazz styles, with arrangements by historical and contemporary jazz composers. Biweekly rehearsals will culminate in performances. Ensemble rehearses a minimum of two times per week in addition to scheduled class time, and is coached by a faculty member. The faculty member establishes the number of performances when the group is formed. May be repeated up to eight semesters for credit. Only three credits of this course can be applied toward the General Education elective requirement.  


(Cr: 1)