Through score study, composition exercise, and research projects, students will develop analytical strategies for music of the post-common practice era. The course will address a variety of musical subjects from a theoretical point of view informed by historical and cultural context. Specific areas of focus will vary from semester to semester on the basis of instructor expertise, current developments in academic research, and student interests.
JAZZ 376 with a grade of C or higher
JAZZ 400 is an approved Culture and Creative Expression course for Cap Core requirements.
Please note: Course outlines of record posted may vary from the section syllabus distributed by each instructor (e.g. textbooks, assignments, timing of midterms).