Deree - Academics - Course Descriptions

MU 2044
Jazz and Popular Music Ensemble I - Level 4
This course aims to develop group performance skills though the exploration of jazz and/or popular musical styles. Students develop practical musical skills, rhythmic and harmonic concepts, fundamental improvisation techniques, and collaborative performance experience as members of a band. This course meets twice a week for one instructional class and one independent group rehearsal and is offered over two consecutive assessment periods.
Prerequisites: Previous instrumental or vocal experience
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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