Jazz Musician

Our Very Cool Textbook Chapters Listening Assignment Beginning with Chapter 5 and ending with Chapter 18 –

Students will select One Jazz Musician (Vocalist or Instrumentalist) or Band or Composer from each chapter (Chapters 5-18) to research, listen to, and select One Song by that musician, band, or composer to profile. Again, students can select a Composer, an Arranger, a Vocalist, an Instrumentalist; or a Jazz Duo, Trio, Quartet, Quintet, Sextet, Septet, Octet, Nonet, or a Big Band. This is an exploratory assignment designed to get you into the textbook to become aware of the numerous genres and respective musicians in Jazz music. Due Dates and Respective Chapters: Chapters 5 ,6 ,7, and 8 – due on Tuesday February 5, 2019 Chapters 9, 10, 11, 12, and 13 – due on Tuesday February 19, 2019 and Chapters 14, 15, 16, 17, and 18 – due on Tuesday March 5, 2019 You may use recordings from our Listening Links here in Canvas, from YouTube, from your own collection, from National Public Radio .http://www.npr.org/music/ http://knkx.org/ and/or from Seattle Central Library for CD’s and their online Multimedia area featuring “Music Online” http://search.alexanderstreet.com/music-performing-arts/?customer_id=3175 http://libguides.seattlecentral.edu/library/multimedia Our Local NPR Jazz Radio Station KNKX 88.5 FM Be sure to listen to KNKX (formerly KPLU) 88.5 FM https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/KNKX https://friendsof885.org http://www.seattletimes.com/seattle-news/kplu-officially-begins-broadcasting-as-knkx/ Click here: http://knkx.org and then click on their “Listen Live” button in the upper right of your screen. Copy, save and use the Guide Template below for each Chapter (5-17) Musician/Ensemble and Recording You Select. Save each of your completed Very Cool Textbook Chapter Listening Assignment responses WORD files. Guide Template Provide the following content for your profile of your selected son