DANC 131: Beginning Jazz Technique

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Course Information from the University Catalog

Credits: 3

Introduces fundamentals of jazz dance technique, explores the musical and cultural traditions of jazz dance, and its historical context. Emphasizes improving anatomical awareness and alignment, increasing strength and flexibility, and developing rhythmic sensitivity. Also introduces jazz improvisation and choreography. May be repeated within the degree for a maximum 6 credits.
Mason Core: Arts
Schedule Type: Studio
This course is graded on the Undergraduate Regular scale.