Sep 29, 2022  
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog
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MUSC 222 - Jazz Arranging (3)


This course covers the techniques of scoring and arranging jazz music, including orchestration, transposition, melodic and rhythmic embellishment, and techniques of harmonization essential to jazz arranging.  Harmonic techniques covered include tonicization through dominant and diminished sevenths, chromatic and diatonic planning, and the linear approach.  Composition projects progress to five-part writing, culminating in arranging for nonet. Course covers the techniques of scoring and arranging jazz music, including orchestration, transposition, melodic and rhythmic embellishment and techniques of harmonization essential to jazz arranging. Techniques covered include tonicization through dominant and diminished sevenths, chromatic and diatonic planing and the linear approach. Composition projects progress to five-part writing, culminating in arranging for nonet.

Grading: Graded
Course ID: 55602
Consent: No Special Consent Required
Components: Lecture
Prerequisite: MUSC 221  with a grade of 'C' or better.



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