The Music of Duke Ellington

Course Number
MLAN-352
Description

A chronological investigation of the music of Duke Ellington and the development of the Ellington Orchestra. Through listening and score analysis, students become familiar with various techniques associated with Ellington's unique approach to composition, arranging, and orchestration.

Credits
2
Prerequisites
HR-212
Required Of
None
Electable By
All B.M. and P.D. students
Major Elective for
Jazz Composition
Semesters Offered
Fall, Spring
Location
Boston
Department
JCMP
Course Chair
George Russell Jr.
Taught By
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