Music
 

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.
 NoteNOTE: For non-music majors. NOTE: Also offered by BYU Independent Study; enroll anytime throughout year; one year to complete; additional tuition required; register at is.byu.edu. 
 TaughtFall, Winter, Spring
 ProgramsContaining MUSIC 204
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