Jazz Harmony and Arranging 2 (JAZZ1020)

UNIT OF STUDY

In this unit voicing techniques for two to four horns stressing the most effective registers, harmonisation of passing tones, clusters and other techniques will be introduced. The harmonic techniques explored are used as the theoretical basis for Jazz Improvisation. Students may be organised into ensemble-like groups and may be expected to bring their instruments to perform the works presented.

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Classes

2hr tut/wk

Assessment

Written harmony test (50%), approved number of arrangements (50%)

Faculty/department permission required?

Yes

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Prerequisites and assumed knowledge

JAZZ1019

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