Advanced Latin and Jazz Vocal Workshop
Offered - Fall, Spring
Course number - ENVC-433
A performance ensemble designed for vocalists wishing to develop skills in the performance of Latin jazz and traditional jazz idioms. Students work with a rhythm section and perform a concert towards the end of the semester. Vocalists will learn how to effectively interact with the rhythm section and develop interpretation and musicianship skills necessary for performance. Topics covered include vocal improvisation as appropriate to song style arrangement tempos grooves and rhythms key and stage presence.
Course Chair: Anne Peckham
Prerequisites: Written approval of course instructor
Required of: None
Electable by: Voice principals