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January 25 - May 10, 2021

Jazz Arranging; for credit

Continuing Education • 290 Huntington Ave BostonMA  02115 Organized by New England Conservatory of Music Preparatory School and School of Continuing Education

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Description

This course teaches students to compose and arrange parts for a small jazz ensemble. Topics covered include jazz notation for both rhythmic and melodic instruments; ranges and basic timbres of woodwind and brass instruments; technical limitations of instruments; writing introductions, interludes, background figures, and endings; and in-class demonstrations by professional musicians. Portable cassette recorders are required; private lessons are also available. Prerequisite: completion of or current enrollment in Jazz Theory II, or permission of the instructor.
Text: Bill Dobbins: Jazz Arranging and Composing, A Linear Approach.
Prerequisite: Jazz Composition and Analysis


If you have any questions regarding this class please contact the NEC Continuing Education office at (617)585-1701.

Course Sub-Category

Jazz

Location

Online

Instructor

Joel Yennior

When

January 25 - May 10, 2021

8:00 PM to 9:30 PM

Monday

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Age and Gender

Ages 18-255 · Co-Ed

Location

Continuing Education

290 Huntington Ave BostonMA  02115

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