Jazz History 3 (JAZZ2018)


This unit is a study of the careers of jazz musicians and their music from the emergence of Bebop circa 1940 until approximately 1959, including cool, west coast, hard bop, with emphasis on Miles Davis' bands.

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2hr lec/wk


3000w written assignment (30%), 1 hour quiz (10%), 2hr aural exam (60%)

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