MUS 365 A - Jazz Composition II
Examines advanced elements of jazz composition such as melody construction, harmonic devices, and rhythmic devices used in modern jazz compositions as a continuation and expansion of materials presented in MUS 364. Melodic and harmonic contouring, asymmetrical forms, advanced chromatic-modal construction, and creative practices will be discussed and practiced through written assignments and projects. Course Information: Prerequisite: MUS 364, or consent of instructor upon approval of a portfolio of jazz compositions.
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Course Level: Undergraduate