A Brief History of Jazz: Modern Jazz
Professor Anna Celenza / Georgetown University – $29 for the single class.
The class about Modern Jazz will be 90 minutes, presented live from 11:00am – 12:30pm EST on Saturday, March 6
A link for viewing will be sent to you 1-2 days before the class.
This class will explore the explosion of jazz styles that took place during the 2nd half of the 20th century, from “Hard Bop” and “Cool” to “Free Jazz” and “Fusion” Professor Celenza will explore the demographics of jazz audiences and ponder the genre’s future. And of course, students will listen to some great music – including Miles Davis, Dave Brubeck, Charles Mingus, John Coltrane, Keith Jarrett, Wynton Marsalis, Herbie Hancock, Chick Corea, and more.