Introduction to Jazz

Introduction to Jazz
Fostering an understanding and appreciation of jazz music within the context of American history and culture.
MUSIC
204
 Hours3.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesNon-music major status.
 NoteFor non-music majors.
 TaughtFall, Winter, Spring
 OfferedHonors also.
Course Outcomes

Honors Intro to Jazz

  • Master a basic vocabulary for describing musical events
  • Be able to reproduce a chronology of the most important events (including recordings) in the history of jazz
  • Be able to recognize important styles, pieces, and soloists, by ear