Jazz History 4 (JAZZ2019)


The unit will focus on a study of jazz development from 1960 until the present including third stream music, free jazz, world music influence, the transition to jazz-rock and fusion, Euro-jazz and Australian jazz, 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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