Catalog 2010-2012

Jazz Pedagogy

This major is offered on the thesis/recital option only, and requires a minimum of 36 semester hours. A minimum of 15 semester hours of 200/6000-level course work is required.

 

Required:

  Graduate Music Core:

    Music Theory: 580:210; 580:211.....6 hours

    Music History and Musicology: 590:222.....3 hours

    One course from the following - 590:110, 590:111, 590:112, 590:114, 590:115.....3 hours

  Specialization:

    Music Techniques: 560:152 or 560:252*; 570:252.....4 hours

    Music Theory: 580:127; 580:128; 580:132.....5 hours

    Music, Organizations and Ensembles: 530:116.....8 hours

      (2 hrs. in jazz ensembles participation required each semester of residence)

    Research: 560:29..... 2 hours

    Recital: 540:288.....0 hours

Music electives.....5 hours

  To be selected from the following:

    Applied Music: 540:140, 540:153, 540:156, 540:157.

    Music Theory: 580:122.

    Music History and Musicology: 590:160 preferred.

36 hours

*Strongly recommended

 

Additional requirements:

1. Jazz performance recital.

2. Recital abstract.

3. Jazz bass proficiency.

4. Jazz piano proficiency.

5. Jazz drum set proficiency.