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MUJZ 461D1 Advanced Jazz Arranging (2 credits)

Offered by: Performance (Schulich School of Music)


Jazz Studies : This course introduces advanced concepts in jazz writing by examining scores by historically-important jazz composers/arrangers, as well as contemporary masters. Student writing, including expanded combo, big band, and small group string projects, is geared toward public performance by McGill jazz ensembles and combos.

Terms: Fall 2013

Instructors: Jean-Nicolas Trottier (Fall)

  • 2 hours
  • Prerequisites: MUJZ 340D1/D2 or both MUJZ 340 and MUJZ 341, and MUJZ 261 OR permission of instructor.
  • Corequisite: MUJZ 423.
  • Restriction: Open only to Jazz Performance Majors
  • Students must register for both MUJZ 461D1 and MUJZ 461D2.
  • No credit will be given for this course unless both MUJZ 461D1 and MUJZ 461D2 are successfully completed in consecutive terms