Basic Arranging for Vocalists

College of Performing Arts: Jazz

Non-Liberal Arts
Undergraduate Course
Majors Only
Basic Arranging for Vocalists
Fall 2024
Taught By: Amy London
Section: A

CRN: 16182

Credits: 1

This course addresses the special needs of vocalists developing arrangements of their repertoires. Through analysis of recordings and scores, students investigate functions and stylistic characteristics of each instrument in the rhythm section, “stock” arranging techniques (introductions and endings), tempos and rhythmic feels, language for communicating with rhythm sections, and the role of improvisation in vocal jazz.

College: College of Performing Arts (CO)

Department: Jazz (JZZ)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Studio (S)

Modality: In-Person

Max Enrollment: 12

Add/Drop Deadline: September 9, 2024 (Monday)

Online Withdrawal Deadline: November 17, 2024 (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: 1:48am EDT 6/14/2024

Meeting Info:
Days: Thursday
Times: 4:00pm - 4:50pm
Building: Arnhold Hall 55 W13th
Room: 645
Date Range: 8/29/2024 - 12/12/2024