R&B/Gospel Jazz

ENJZ-225
Credits: 
1
Prerequisites: 
Overall ensemble rating 4
Electable by: 
All
Required of: 
None
Semesters Offered: 
Fall, Spring, Summer
Location: 
Boston Campus
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The R&B/Gospel Jazz ensemble will study and perform a mixture of R&B and gospel Jazz with and emphasis on the hybrid of jazz and gospel harmonic concepts. The students will be introduced to the concept of playing gospel jazz and improvising in the context of R&B influenced grooves. Students will participate in weekly supervised rehearsals. Emphasis will be given to stylistic integrity, as well as melodic, harmonic, and rhythmic accuracy.

Department: 
ENS
Course chair: 
Sean Skeete
Taught By