University Course Planner The University of Adelaide Australia

MUSJAZZ 1010 - Jazz History

Career: Undergraduate
Units: 3
Term: Semester 2
Campus: North Terrace
Contact: Up to 3 hours per week
Restriction: Available to BMus students only
Available for Study Abroad and Exchange: Yes
Available for Non-Award Study: No
Incompatible: MUSJAZZ 1300A, MUSJAZZ 1300B
Assessment: Essay (1000 words) 25%, Tutorial participation10%, Group presentation with accompanying paper (1000 words) 25%, Exam 40%
Syllabus:

Facilitate understanding of social, economic and political factors involved in the development of Afro-American music from its West African and European roots to the present day; develop the ability to analyse the specific stylistic features of each historical period of jazz, including transitional and related forms, and to identify major trends in the development of the music; develop ability to assess and place into historical perspective the innovations and developments of the major contributors from early jazz to contemporary styles. Topics include: analysis of various styles of jazz ranging from New Orleans to contemporary; musical concepts in jazz styles; roles of instruments; study of set works.

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Units
EFTSL
Amount
3
0.125
          
  


Course Outline

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Critical Dates

Term Last Day to Add Online Census Date Last Day to WNF Last Day to WF
Semester 2 Mon 08/08/2022 Wed 17/08/2022 Fri 16/09/2022 Fri 28/10/2022


Class Details

Enrolment Class: Lecture
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
24332 LE01 35 FULL 25 Jul - 12 Sep Monday 2pm - 4pm Madley, B22, Practice Room
3 Oct - 24 Oct Monday 2pm - 4pm Madley, B22, Practice Room
Related Class: Tutorial
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
24333 TU01 35 FULL 27 Jul - 27 Jul Wednesday 2pm - 3pm Madley, B14, Practice Room
10 Aug - 14 Sep Wednesday 2pm - 3pm Madley, B14, Practice Room
12 Oct - 26 Oct Wednesday 2pm - 3pm Madley, B14, Practice Room