Linear Composition/Improvisors

School of Jazz & Contemp Music: Composition/Theory

Non-Liberal Arts

Undergraduate Course

Majors Only

Linear Composition/Improvisors

Fall 2022

Taught By: Jane Ira Bloom

Section: A

CRN: 14706

Credits: 2

A performance/composition course exploring how to structure compositions and improvisations using melodic lines or horizontal motion. Participants in the class both compose and perform. Students learn to compose using their improvisational ability as their point of departure and are required to write and perform several compositional/improv assignments throughout the course. A live concert recording of students’ original compositions is the final class project.

By audition, at the instructor's discretion.

College: School of Jazz & Contemp Music (JZ)

Department: Composition/Theory (JCTH)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Studio (S)

Modality: In-Person

Max Enrollment: 30

Add/Drop Deadline: September 12, 2022 (Monday)

Online Withdrawal Deadline: November 20, 2022 (Sunday)

Seats Available: Yes

Status: Open*

* Status information is updated every few minutes. The status of this course may have changed since the last update. Open seats may have restrictions that will prevent some students from registering. Updated: 9:30am 8/14/2022 EDT

Meeting Info:

Days: Tuesday

Times: 11:00am - 12:50pm

Building: Arnhold Hall 55 W13th

Room: 611

Date Range: 8/29/2022 - 12/18/2022