Jazz Composition 1

CM-371
Credits: 
2
Prerequisites: 
AR-201
Electable by: 
All
Required of: 
JCMP majors
Semesters Offered: 
Fall, Spring, Summer
Location: 
Boston Campus

A systematic approach to the art of composing in the jazz idiom. Exploration of melodic, harmonic, and rhythmic principles. Standard jazz song form. Analysis of jazz standards. Arranging considerations applied as a means of enhancing a composition. Projects for small jazz group required.

Department: 
JCMP
Course chair: 
Eric Gould