Salsa Ensemble

ENLT-401
Credits: 
1
Prerequisites: 
Written approval of course instructor
Electable by: 
All
Required of: 
None
Semesters Offered: 
Fall, Spring, Summer
Location: 
Boston Campus
Courses may not be offered at the listed location(s) each semester. Consult my.berklee.edu for specific term availability.

The Salsa ensemble will study and perform the music of Eddie Palmieri, Isaac Delgado, Fania All-Stars, El Gran Combo, Marc Anthony, and Los Van Van. In this course, students will participate in weekly supervised rehearsals. Students will gain experience in performing traditional and contemporary salsa as well as folk rhythms from Cuba and Puerto Rico such as guaguanc?, bomba, and plena. Emphasis will be given to stylistic integrity, as well as melodic, harmonic, and rhythmic accuracy.

Department: 
ENS
Course chair: 
Sean Skeete
Taught By