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JAZZ3003: Jazz Large Ensemble 6

This unit of study covers all aspects of professional and creative ensemble performance, including: reading, improvisation, dynamics, tone, intonation, articulation, swing, time-feel, style and ensemble interaction.

Code JAZZ3003
Academic unit Jazz
Credit points 3

At the completion of this unit, you should be able to:

  • LO1. demonstrate a knowledge of jazz performance practice in large jazz ensembles
  • LO2. competently perform in jazz ensembles at the Conservatorium and in the wider jazz community
  • LO3. lead an ensemble, write arrangements for an ensemble, perform in an ensemble as both a section player and a soloist and be fully conversant with a wide variety of jazz performance situations.