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Lab Jazz Ensemble
Nic Meyer, Director


M
ajor or Minor
Open to sophomores, juniors, seniors

Level 9 major
Prerequisite: audition  

COURSE DESCRIPTION: This intermediate ensemble that meets one class period every day continues the study and performance of jazz for the more advanced student. The ensemble may participate in activities outside the township. Various videotapes and audio recordings will be used to create a formal study of jazz appreciation and listening skills. Concurrent enrollment is required in a wind ensemble for wind and percussion players, and an orchestra for bass players. Exception: piano and guitar players. A textbook (Advanced Jazz Conception by Jim Snidero) and a metronome are required. Students in this performing group are required to participate in Internet, television and radio broadcasts.

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