Undergraduate Catalog 2014-2015 [Archived Catalog] [Archived Catalog]
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Survey and analysis of jazz styles including ragtime, early jazz, swing, bebop, the cool school, hard bop, modal and contemporary styles. Repertoire, improvisation, instrumentation, role of instruments, major innovators and important groups are discussed. Includes transcription of jazz solos and their stylistic analysis.
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