Colgate University

First-Year Course Offerings — Fall 2022

MUSI 232   Colgate Concert Jazz Ensemble I (PF)
RestrictionsInstructor permission required Audition required
DistributionHuman Thought and Expression
Core AreaNone

The ensemble introduces basic elements of jazz improvisation (blues) and includes interaction with nationally and internationally recognized guest artists. Students perform works by the top contemporary jazz writers as well as classic charts from the standard big band repertoire including Bob Mintzer, Thad Jones, Shelly Berg, Bill Holman, Sammy Nestico, Count Basie and Duke Ellington. Participation in two consecutive terms is required in order to receive a single credit. (PF)