Course Description for Evolution of Jazz II
Evolution of Jazz II
Prerequisites: Successful completion of MUH 2018 Evolution of Jazz for Non-Music Majors
Music Majors - no prerequisite
This course presents an advanced study of America's "classical" music: Jazz. It is designed as a continuation of MUH 2018. In addition to presenting a detailed comparative analysis of jazz artists and literature, the course focuses on the social impact involved in the development of jazz from 1890 to the present. Unique audio and video concert footage and interviews enable an in-depth study.