R & B Ensemble

School of Jazz & Contemp Music: Performance

Non-Liberal Arts

Undergraduate Course

Majors Only

R&B Ensemble: Parliament Funk

Spring 2020

Taught By: Gene Lake

Section: A

CRN: 4704

Credits: 2

This is a performance ensemble with four vocalists (lead singer plus three-part backup), four horns, and a full rhythm section that may include more than one keyboard and/or guitar along with electric bass. The ensemble will play arrangements drawn from the repertoires of such great R & B revues as Ray Charles and James Brown along with compositions supplied by the instructor; the group may also play original compositions and arrangements submitted by students and approved by the instructor.

By audition, at the instructor's discretion.

College: School of Jazz & Contemp Music (JZ)

Department: Performance (JPER)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Studio (S)

Max Enrollment: 15

Enrollment Status: Open*

*Enrollment status information is updated every five 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: 5:45am 9/24/2019

Meeting Info:

Days: Tuesday

Times: 8:00pm - 9:50pm

Building: Arnhold Hall 55 W13th

Room: 308

Date Range: 1/21/2020 - 5/5/2020