Goucher College 2012-2013 Undergraduate Catalogue 
    Jul 14, 2024  
Goucher College 2012-2013 Undergraduate Catalogue PLEASE NOTE: This is an archived catalog. Programs are subject to change each academic year.

MUS 152 - Jazz Theory I (3 Cr.)

(GEN. ED. #8 and #9)
A study of the elements of jazz theory and harmony through analysis, written exercises, and improvisation. Incorporates study of jazz within the broadest framework of musical comprehension, including aspects of sound, melody, rhythm structure, and expression. Different styles of jazz from different periods will be examined using listening examples in class. Prerequisite: ability to read music or permission of the instructor. Spring semester. Offered 2011-12 and alternate years. Chappell.