Westminster College Opportunity – Introduction to Classic Jazz

Introduction to Classic Jazz (4 credits)

Mondays and Wednesdays @ MCG

3:30-5:30 pm

Open to 11th and 12th grade students (PPS students can use $420 from their Pittsburgh Promise fund to cover the cost of the course)

An historical survey of the unique development of jazz from its origins as an African-American art form to its present status as an American art form. The course will be taught in conjunction with African-American History and will meet Westminster’s visual and performing arts intellectual perspective requirement and will typically satisfy most other institutions’ general education/fine arts requirement.

Enrollment is Sept 11 & 12 @ MCG.