Basic Arranging for Vocalists

School of Jazz & Contemp Music: Vocal Classes

Non-Liberal Arts

Undergraduate Course

Majors Only

Basic Arranging for Vocalists

Fall 2018

Taught By: Amy London

Section: A

CRN: 1399

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: School of Jazz & Contemp Music (JZ)

Department: Vocal Classes (JVOC)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Studio (S)

Max Enrollment: 18

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: 10:20pm 1/17/2019

Meeting Info:

Days: Tuesday

Times: 3:00pm - 3:50pm

Building: Arnhold Hall 55 W13th

Room: 645

Date Range: 8/28/2018 - 12/11/2018