The Pop/R&B ensemble will work initially with some charts provided by the instructor. Then the students will have a chance to submit their own choices for songs to be learned. Instructor will help choose appropriate material. In this course, students will participate in weekly supervised rehearsals. Students will gain experience in performing both old and current pop/R&B. Emphasis will be given to stylistic integrity, as well as melodic, harmonic, and rhythmic accuracy. Instrumentation: piano, bass, two guitars, drums, and four voices.