Courses & Units

Jazz and Pop Composition and Arranging 1 FCP311

Introduction

This unit develops the skills required for the practice of group arranging and composing for small jazz and popular music ensembles. Techniques for composition and arranging will be examined through significant jazz and popular musical works for small ensembles.  These techniques will provide students with the necessary skills for the creation of new and re-imagined works within this context.

Summary

Unit name Jazz and Pop Composition and Arranging 1
Unit code FCP311
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Arts, Law and Education
School of Creative Arts
Discipline Music
Teaching staff

Alistair Dobson

Level Advanced
Available as student elective? No
Breadth Unit? No

Availability

This unit is currently unavailable.

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Requisites

Prerequisites

FCA205

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

2hr weekly lecture

1hr weekly tutorial
Assessment

Arranging tasks and projects (40%)

Composition folio (40%)

Analysis tasks (20%)

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Textbooks

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