Survey of Contemporary String Styles
Offered - Spring
Course number - PFSS-361
An overview of the history of contemporary string playing, with special emphasis on the work of major innovators: Joe Venuti, Stephane Grappelli, Jean-Luc Ponty, and others. Recordings and transcriptions used to analyze technique and improvisational skills.
Course Chair: Melissa Howe
Required of: String principal PERF majors
Electable by: All