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COL in Performance: Jazz

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Course Summary

Join us for a jazz performance by COL tutor and professional musician Dick Lee and friends. An opportunity to enjoy a lively performance of the jazz and blues featured in Dick’s short courses.

Course Details

Pre-requisites for enrolment


Content of Course

This session will explore music and culture though jazz performance. Expect to hear a taste of some well-known standard pieces from the repertoire as well as discovering some less well-known music.

Teaching method(s)

Performance and guided group discussion.

Learning outcomes

By the end of this taster course, students should be able to:

Identify key instruments of a jazz ensemble.

Demonstrate an awareness of how jazz has developed and how it is performed.


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