Standard letter grades
Contact hours total
Performance of wide range of jazz styles in a small-group setting with an emphasis on developing knowledge and skills in improvising. Students should have some previously developed proficiency on an instrument or voice. May be repeated, no limit.
1. Student will be able to play melody and chords (chord instruments only) for the songs the combo chooses to play for their final exam. There will be a minimum of three songs.
2. Students will be able to improvise in each of the chosen songs.
3. Students will work as a group to arrange the intros and outros of said songs.