Course Abstract Details

MUSIC-124, Jazz Ensemble 1

Credits: 1

Course Description

MUSIC-124, Jazz Ensemble 1, gives students the opportunity to form an instrumental group which specializes in the performance of jazz and other 20th century popular music idioms. Performances may include college and community functions. Open by audition only. Prerequisite: exemption/completion of ASE reading. Three hours laboratory each week. One credit. One billable hour. If "MC" section, registration forms available in Records Office or FPA Office-T413. Students register at McDaniel College. Offered Spring and Fall terms.

Course Objectives and Grading Information


1. Develop rhythmic accuracy. (GE 5, GE 7, PG 1) 

2. Develop pitch accuracy. (GE 5, GE 7, PG 1) 

3. Develop musical expression. (GE 5, GE 7, PG 1) 

4. Develop instrumental or vocal technique. (GE 5, GE 7, PG 1) 

5. Interpret new musical literature. (GE 5, GE 7, PG 1) 

6. Interpret new musical techniques. (GE 5, GE 7, PG 1) 

7. Develop ensemble vocal or instrumental performance skills. (GE 5, GE 7, PG 1)

Learning Goals

The abbreviations in parentheses represent Learning Goals which have been identified for this course and program of study:

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