Rhythm & Blues Revue Ensemble
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Level: Undergraduate
Division: The New School for Jazz and Contemporary Music
Department: Performance
Course Number: JPER 4533
Course Format: Studio
Location: NYC campus
Permission Required: No
Topics:
  • Jazz
  • Contemporary Music
Description:
This is a performance ensemble with four vocalists (lead singer plus three-part backup), four horns, and a full rhythm section that may include more than one keyboard and/or guitar along with electric bass. The ensemble will play arrangements drawn from the repertoires of such great R & B revues as Ray Charles and James Brown along with compositions supplied by the instructor; the group may also play original compositions and arrangements submitted by students and approved by the instructor.
Course Open to: Majors Only
Course Pre/Co-requisites:
By audition, at the instructor's discretion.
Restrictions:

College

Open to Lang/Jazz BA/BFA students.

Open to Jazz students.

Level

Open to Undergraduate students.