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January 24 - May 09, 2022

Jazz History; non-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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The second half of a comprehensive overview of the evolution of American jazz from its roots in African folksong and ritual through the present day. Related topics such as Crossover, Third Stream, Fusion, and jazz-influenced classical music will also be considered. Emphasis is on listening and class discussion, with possible live in-class performances. There are also reading and listening assignments, plus a final paper each semester that will be a report on a live jazz performance of the student's choice.

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

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Joel Yennior


January 24 - May 09, 2022

5:00 PM to 6:00 PM


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Ages 18-255 · Co-Ed


Continuing Education

290 Huntington Ave BostonMA  02115

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