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JAZZ3616: Jazz Ensemble 6

This unit of study provides the jazz student with the opportunities for performance of large ensemble arrangements in the Elective Jazz Orchestra or Big Band, and performance of small ensemble works and arrangements including original works by the students themselves in a nominated jazz ensemble.

Code JAZZ3616
Academic unit Jazz
Credit points 6

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

  • LO1. demonstrate a knowledge of jazz performance practice in both small and 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.