History of Improvisation

College of Performing Arts: Jazz

Liberal Arts
Undergraduate Course
Graduate Course
History of Improvisation
Spring 2024
Taught By: Dirk Freymuth
Section: A

CRN: 14916

Credits: 3

History of Improvisation traces the origins and techniques of various European improvisatory practices from antiquity to the Classical era. Students will study a wide variety of primary sources, listen to recordings of historically-informed performances, and explore ways to incorporate historical improvisation concepts and techniques in their own music making.

College: College of Performing Arts (CO)

Department: Jazz (JZZ)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Lecture (L)

Modality: In-Person

Max Enrollment: 21

Add/Drop Deadline: February 4, 2024 (Sunday)

Online Withdrawal Deadline: April 16, 2024 (Tuesday)

Seats Available: No

Status: Closed*

* 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: 7:48am EST 2/28/2024

Meeting Info:
Days: Monday, Wednesday
Times: 10:30am - 11:45am
Building: Arnhold Hall 55 W13th
Room: 531
Date Range: 1/22/2024 - 5/15/2024