PROGRAM OVERVIEW The concentration in jazz studies provides students with the necessary skills required for working as professional jazz and studio musicians. The concentration is not intended to be a substitute for any of the professional degrees offered by the Department of Music.
REQUIREMENTS FOR CONCENTRATION A total of 18 credit hours are required. Courses include Jazz History, Jazz Theory and Keyboard, Jazz Improvisation, Jazz Arranging and Composition, and Studio Recording Techniques. In addition, students enroll in a minimum of two semesters of Jazz Combo and two semesters of applied jazz lessons.
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Now - Entering first year and transfer students can apply for Fall 2019
June 5-6 - Summer Orientation Session 1
June 9-10 - Summer Orientation Session II
June 14-15 - Summmer Orientation Session III
June 23-24 - Summer Orientation Session IV
June 28-29 - Summer Orientation Session V