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JAZZ4238: Jazz Vocal 8 (Extended)

Jazz Vocal 8 (extended) represents the eighth semester of the principal study component of the Bachelor of Music jazz studies vocal program available at the Sydney Conservatorium of Music. Each semester of study consists of 13 individual lessons, and 12 vocal improvisation classes with a specialist teacher, weekly Jazz Performance Workshop and 12 sectional rehearsals. This combination of study gives the student the opportunity to further develop a broad range of skills necessary for vocalists, group performance skills, and repertoire that are essential to a career in jazz performance, along with the appreciation that life-long learning is an essential aspect of being a jazz performer.

Code JAZZ4238
Academic unit Jazz
Credit points 12

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

  • LO1. demonstrate a broad understanding of the assigned repertoire
  • LO2. demonstrate a further understanding of jazz harmony and improvisation
  • LO3. demonstrate an ability to sing the scales, intervals, arpeggios and other technical material mutually agreed upon in the semester plan
  • LO4. demonstrate further development in vocal facility and aural skill necessary for jazz performance
  • LO5. demonstrate a developing creative vision for their Senior Recital

Unit outlines

Unit outlines will be available 2 weeks before the first day of teaching for the relevant session.