MUS-145

Jazz Combo

Rehearsal and performance of traditional jazz standards, Latin, avant-garde and pop instrumental, music for small combo (piano, bass, drums, guitar, and some horns such as saxophone and trumpet). Rehearsals include study of playing compositions with an emphasis on improvising in a small group format. Correct interpretation of classic jazz literature to modern styles is studied in this context of a small combo. Concert performances include major concerts twice each semester in MCC's Theatre, Atrium, or Student Center and there is the potential for additional on-campus or off-campus performances. (This course may be repeated 4 times for a total of 4 credits.) Three laboratory hours, 10+ experiential hours.

Prerequisites

Prior experience improvising in a jazz band or permission of instructor; corequisite: MUS 143/MUS 144 is highly recommended 1 Credit.

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MUS-145, Section 001

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John Nyerges

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TypeLocationDate(s)Day / Time
LectureBrighton Campus
Building 12, Room 126
Sep 7th, 2022 – Dec 16th, 2022Tuesday, Thursday
2:00 pm - 3:15 pm
Type Lecture
Location Brighton Campus
Building 12, Room 126
Date(s) Sep 7th, 2022 – Dec 16th, 2022
Day / Time Tuesday, Thursday
2:00 pm - 3:15 pm
***Concert Dates: October 12th 7:30-9:30PM and December 7th 7:30-9:30PM***