Performing Music (Jazz and World Improvisation) Advanced

A one-hour private lesson per week. Students who have completed at least one year of MUS 198 are eligible for promotion to MUS 298. A student wishing to enroll in MUS 298 is expected to demonstrate accomplishment distinctly beyond that of the MUS 198 student. Students are recommended for promotion by their instructors. A minimum of 10 hours of practice per week is expected. MUS 298 incorporates theory and practice of jazz improvisation as well as written repertoire. This course can be counted toward the major in music. 

Units: 0.5

Max Enrollment: 100

Prerequisites: MUS 198 or permission of the instructor.

Instructor: Staff

Distribution Requirements: ARS - Visual Arts, Music, Theater, Film and Video

Typical Periods Offered: Spring; Fall

Semesters Offered this Academic Year: Fall; Spring

Notes: Each semester of MUS 298 earns one half unit of credit; however, both fall and spring semesters must be completed satisfactorily to receive credit for either course. For further information, including requirements and fees, see Performing Music. Private Instruction and Academic Credit. See also MUS 99 and MUS 198. One music course must be completed for each unit of credit granted for MUS 298. A music course already used to fulfill the requirement for MUS 198 may not be counted again for MUS 298. Mandatory Credit/Non Credit.