Jazz/Jazz Studies Major

This major is a program that prepares individuals to study and master the performance and composition of Jazz.

Includes instruction in the history of Jazz and related musical styles such as the Blues, Jazz composition and theory, improvisation, Jazz instrument and ensemble performance, and related topics.

What can you do with a major/degree in Jazz/Jazz Studies Major?

With a degree in this major, you will be preparing yourself for a job as a jazz ensemble artist, a solo artist, or a writer or performer.

Trade Associations and Professional Organizations in Jazz/Jazz Studies Major

Professional associations are groups of professionals dedicated to topics in specific fields. Professional associations provide a wealth of online resources, some of which are geared specifically towards students. These organizations typically also host conferences and events, providing great opportunities for learning and networking across your field of interest.

Publications/Magazines in Jazz/Jazz Studies