Swing U Spring Term - Jazz 301

Jazz at Lincoln Center



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Event Dates

May 02, 2023

May 09, 2023

May 16, 2023

May 23, 2023

May 30, 2023

Jun 06, 2023

Jun 13, 2023

Jun 20, 2023

Jun 27, 2023


7 pm

Jazz at Lincoln Center

After four years away, our Jazz 301 course is back! In this course we will explore an intense study of jazz history through a cultural, historical, and political lenses. Students will consider questions tied to power and ownership in jazz over time. Students will explore and analyze primary sources such as films, periodicals, biographies, and oral histories.  The format of the course will be a combination of in class listening, discussion, lectures, and in class videos. We will explore the literature associated with jazz music through a multitude of texts including but not limited to music, readings, and film.