MUSI 2120 Course Schedule

 

 

Monday
Wednesday
week of Jan. 17

 

Early Jazz

Chapter 3:
The Roots of Jazz
week of Jan. 22
Chapter 4:
New Orleans Jazz
week of Jan. 29
Chapter 5:
New York in the 1920s
week of Feb. 5
Chapter 6: Louis Armstrong and the First Great Soloists

 

week of Feb. 12

The Swing Era

Chapter 7: Swing Bands

 

 

 

week of Feb. 19

Chapter 8:
Ellington, Basie

week of Feb. 26

Chapter 9:
Swing Era Soloists

Feb. 28:
MIDTERM

week of March 7

Spring Break

Spring Break

week of March 14

Chapter 10:
Rhythm in Transition

Modern Jazz

Chapter 11: Bebop

week of March 21

Chapter 12:
The 1950s--Cool Jazz

week of March 28

Chapter 12:
Hard Bop

Chapter 13:
Jazz Composition

week of April 4

Chapter 14: The Modality of Miles Davis and John Coltrane

 

week of April 11

Chapter 14:
(cont.)

The Avant-Garde, Fusion, Historicism

Chapter 15:
The Avant-Garde

week of April 18

Chapter 16:
Fusion I (to 1960)
Chapter 17:
Fusion II--Jazz, Rock, and Beyond

week of April 25

Chap. 17:
(cont.)

Chapter 18:
Historicism

week of May 2

Chapter 19:
Jazz Today
 

FINAL:
Monday, May 7,
9 a.m.