JAZZ 606. Jazz Theory and Performance IV. 3 Hours.
Last of four classes covering advanced concepts in jazz improvisation, theory, and performance. Focuses on the synthesis and integration of materials from the other classes while also dealing with the use of melodic and rhythmic motives, use of space and pacing, group interaction, performance preparation and success, and dealing with performance anxiety. Prerequisite: JAZZ 605. ACT.
A total of 120 credit hours is required and is designed to further the student's knowledge, practice, and experience on their major instrument. To graduate, a student must earn a minimum grade-point average of 3.0 in all major courses and a minimum average of 2.0 in all course work.