H70097l Bigband I

Faculty of Music
Summer 2019
Extent and Intensity
0/2. 1 credit(s). Type of Completion: z (credit).
RNDr. Matúš Jakabčic (lecturer)
Guaranteed by
Jazz Interpretation Department - Faculty of Music - Janáček Academy of Performing Arts
Supplier department: Jazz Interpretation Department - Faculty of Music - Janáček Academy of Performing Arts
Mon 13:30–14:15 S15, Mon 14:20–15:05 S15
EVER ( H70097z Bigband I )
Successful completion of the course "Big Band - the first part"
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is only offered to the students of the study fields the course is directly associated with.
fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with
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Course objectives
The student is required to demonstrate that while working in the troupe mastered the ability to listen to your teammates, can cooperate with the conductor and can use various colors of his instrument in different moods in terms of style, pace and dynamics of the composition.
  • Dissemination of experience with interpretation of big band music. Studying complex compositions and arrangements from the workshop of modern big band artists. Emphasis on precise interplay of individual sections and work with the dynamics of the body. Use of the offered tone color - woodwind and brass instruments dampers. Comparing differences in expression and feeling older big band elements with modern jazz orchestras. Working on songs such authors as: Thad Jones, Gil Evans, Maria Schneider, Vince Mendoza, Mel Lewis, Joe Henderson and Bob Brookmayer.
  • Nahrávky popř. noty předních big bandů (D. Redman, F. Henderson, C. Basie, D. Ellington, B. Holman, S. Kenton, G. Evans, M. Schneider, D. Holland, J. Fedchock a další). info
  • Jones, T. : Child Is Born, Alfred, New York, 2002
  • Wright, R. : Inside the Score, Kendor Music, New York, 1982
Teaching methods
Exercise - 2h
Assessment methods
classified credit
Language of instruction
Further comments (probably available only in Czech)
Credit evaluation note: 1 z 2.
Information on course enrolment limitations: Pro úspěšný zápis předmětu si zaregistrujte též odpovídající předmět v zimním semestru (podle předpokladu "EVER")
The course is also listed under the following terms Summer 2014, Summer 2015, Summer 2016, Summer 2017, Summer 2018, Summer 2020, Summer 2021, Summer 2022.
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