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Music in World Cultures: Miles Davis Aesthetic

A one credit, seven week analysis of the life and times of Miles Davis.The theme of searching & changing will unify the discussion of the five important periods in the career of Miles Davis:Early Miles (bebop);The Cool School of the 50s;Kind of Blue & modal jazz;The 60s quintet & modern jazz;Electric Miles. Video & audio examples will inform the discussion around Miles Davis' autobiography.
Course #
MPAJZ-UE 1608
Units
1
Term
Spring, Fall
Department