UT Dallas 2012 Undergraduate Catalog

MUSI3324 - Jazz History: Roots to Swing

MUSI 3324 Jazz History: Roots to Swing (3 semester hours) The history of jazz music with a focus on early jazz and musical developments prior to bebop. Topics include jazz music and musicians prior to bebop and the identification of elements of jazz such as improvisation and song forms. Prerequisites: ARTS 1301 or MUSI 1306 or MUSI 2322 or instructor consent required. (3-0) Y