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Jazz History

This course assists students in developing an appreciation and respect for jazz and blues as original and uniquely American art forms. The topic, viewed through historical, cultural, and sociological lenses, focuses upon the evolutionary development of the music and the artists responsible for its creation. Students gain an understanding of basic and jazz-specific musical concepts as well as the rich history of this purely American music. The course emphasizes listening. Students are required to attend live jazz performances.

Subject: MUS
Course Number: 119
Section Number: 1065
Units: 3
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Learning Management System (LMS) for this course: Blackboard
LMS link: https://blackboard.miracosta.edu
Course start page: https://blackboard.miracosta.edu
Course email: playjazz@miracosta.edu
Office: OCN 2215
Office hours: Email or call for an Appointment
Phone: 760-757-2121, x6438
Instructor notes: Professor: Steve Torok A list of the required materials is now available at our home page in Blackboard. Please acquire the materials ASAP.

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