Academic Catalog 2021-2022 
    
    Jan 18, 2022  
Academic Catalog 2021-2022

EDA 570 - Teaching Jazz: History and Appreciation

(3) In this course, you will review the development of jazz music and its various styles, its historical context, and the leading figures who popularized jazz and made it a worldwide musical treasure. You’ll develop strategies for instilling in your students a musical appreciation for jazz by teaching the elements of jazz (improvisation, rhythm, etc.) and by listening to original performances by musicians such as Louis Armstrong, Miles Davis, Ella Fitzgerald, and Duke Ellington.

Notes: Offered through Advancement Courses, Inc.