NWCCD 2018-19 Catalog 
    Jul 15, 2024  
NWCCD 2018-19 Catalog [This is an Archived Catalog.]

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MUSC 1388 - Jazz Improvisation & Combo

This course is a music ensemble which provides opportunities for the student to study jazz combo music in an organized group setting. Techniques for improvisation are explored. A maximum of 4 credit hours in MUSC 1388 Jazz Improvisation and Combo can be counted toward an Associate Degree at NWCCD.

Credits: 1

Instructional Method Lab

instructor consent

Minimum Student Competencies
Upon completion of MUSC 1388 Jazz Improvisation and Combo, the student will:

  1. execute the basic elements common to all jazz combo music, regardless of style or genre.
  2. incorporate a technical vocabulary associated with performing jazz styles and forms.
  3. recognize familiar with various music styles, genres, musicians and historical periods.
  4. demonstrate proper performance technique appropriate for his or her instrument.
  5. respond to non-verbal communication from the director and other performers.
  6. demonstrate an awareness of musical expression through performance of selected literature.

Program Outcomes
Music AFA

PO#1 Perform varied repertoire associated with the student’s primary instrument.

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