Development of Jazz

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Course No: 74.133; Last Offered: No Data;

Course Description

Provides an introduction to the concepts of jazz improvisation, rhythm, harmony, and style. The course traces the development of jazz from the early New Orleans idiom to the avant-garde and 'free' music of the 60's. Emphasis is on major jazz performers and their recorded performance. Open to non-music majors only.

Prerequisites & Notes

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  • Credits: 3;

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