The Music of James Brown

Course Number
ENRB-300
Description

The Music of James Brown ensemble will study and perform the music of James Brown. In this course, students will participate in weekly supervised rehearsals. Students will gain experience in performing seminal music in the R&B funk genre with special attention given to grooving, spontaneity, and improvisation. Emphasis will be given to stylistic integrity, as well as melodic, harmonic, and rhythmic accuracy.

Credits
1
Prerequisites
Overall ensemble rating 5
Required Of
None
Electable By
All B.M. and P.D. students
Semesters Offered
Fall, Spring, Summer
Location
Boston
Department
ENS
Course Chair
Sean Skeete
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