MUSC 1123 Jazz History (3 cr)

Recommended: Eligible for ENGC 1101 and READ 1106

An introductory course in jazz history and appreciation. Traces the historical development of jazz music from pre-Civil war through current styles and trends. Emphasis is placed on developing intelligent and perceptive listening skills. Detailed analysis of successfully recorded examples of jazz and improvisation.

Fall, Spring MnTC Goals: 6 & 7