Jazz Studies

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This program offers students a comprehensive study of jazz music from academic and performance perspectives. It is well-known for its high quality instruction and successful graduates. We offer a strong foundation in performance and jazz improvisation, history, theory and arranging. If you are interested in learning more about the program, please fill out the prospective student form ( http://www.eiu.edu/music/academics_prospective_student_form.php ). The Jazz Studies minor is open to all students majoring in music. All other EIU students may be accepted after successful completion of an audition demonstrating sufficient performance, theoretical, and keyboard skills.

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Department of Jazz Studies, 2627 Doudna Fine Arts Center
Contact Name: Shellie Gregorich
Contact Email: slgregorich@eiu.edu
Web: http://www.eiu.edu/music/academics_jazz_studies_minor.php