Course Abstract Details

MUSIC-126, Jazz Choir 1

Credits: 1

Course Description

MUSIC-126, Jazz Choir 1, gives the student an opportunity to join with others in studying and singing jazz choral music of a variety of styles including swing, bossa nova, and samba. A repertoire of varied selections is prepared for College and public performances. Open by audition only. To schedule an audition please contact the FPA office at 410-386-8575. Prerequisite: exemption/completion of ASE Reading. Two hours laboratory each week. One credit. One billable hour. 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. Exposure to new music literature. (GE 5, GE 7, PG 1) 

6. Exposure to 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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