College of the Arts
School of Music
E101 Music and Speech Center
The jazz studies minor program provides instruction in performance, composition and arranging. Prospective jazz studies minors must audition in voice or on an instrument for acceptance into the program. Audition information can be obtained by visiting http://dept.kent.edu/music.
Course Title Credits
MUS 36011 Applied Music—Jazz (2 semesters)
41341 Jazz Improvisation I
41342 Jazz Composing and Arranging (2 semesters)
41351 Jazz Improvisation II
42161 History of Jazz
45231 Jazz Ensemble (4 semesters)
45312 Jazz Combo Development (2 semesters)
Minimum 2.25 GPA in the jazz studies minor required for graduation.