JPER

4540

Chick Corea Ensemble

School of Jazz & Contemp Music: Performance

Non-Liberal Arts

Undergraduate Course

Majors Only

Chick Corea Ensemble

Spring 2023

Taught By: Armen Donelian

Section: A

CRN: 13492

Credits: 2

In this class students will play, listen to and study the music of Chick Corea, one of the most prolific, influential and multi-directional pianists/composers in Jazz. Special attention will be focused on developing the student’s improvisational originality, melodic and harmonic clarity, sensitivity to dynamics and timbral nuances, propulsive and relaxed sense of time and rhythm, and interplay within the rhythm section. Works including Steps, What Was, Tones for Joan’s Bones, Windows, Litha, Captain Marvel, Like This, and Morning Sprite will be played. A final concert will be presented.

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)

Modality: In-Person

Max Enrollment: 30

Add/Drop Deadline: N/A
Online Withdrawal Deadline: N/A

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: 8:22am 8/14/2022 EDT

Meeting Info:

Days: TBD

Times: TBD

Building: TBD

Room: TBD

Date Range: 1/23/2023 - 5/17/2023