Wayne Shorter Ensemble
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Level: Undergraduate
Division: The New School for Jazz and Contemporary Music
Department: Performance
Course Number: JPER 4538
Course Format: Studio
Location: NYC campus
Permission Required: No
Wayne Shorter is one of the giants of improvised music as well as a notable leader and composer. This ensemble will be an in-depth study of Shorter’s work, both compositionally and as an improviser. Classroom activities will include learning early compositions directly from the recordings as well as reading transcriptions made by the instructor.
Course Open to: Majors Only
Course Pre/Co-requisites:
By audition, at the instructor's discretion.


Open to Lang/Jazz BA/BFA students.

Open to School of Jazz & Contemp Music students.


Open to Undergraduate students.