Afro-Cuban Piano Montunos Ensemble

Course Number
ENPN-246
Description

This course emphasizes rhythmic aspects and the historical context of Afro-Cuban piano montunos. Harmonic vocabulary includes triads and sixth chords in inversions, and A and B standard jazz voicings for major, minor, and dominant seventh chords. Harmonic contexts used in class encompass one chord, I-IV-V-VI-I progression and variations, and standard jazz tunes. All examples are in duple meter.

Credits
1
Prerequisites
ILPN-112 and ILPN-122, or overall ensemble 2
Electable By
Piano principals
Required Of
None
Semesters Offered
Fall, Spring
Location
Boston Campus
Department
PIANO
Course Chair
Dave Limina

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