Jazz Studies

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For students interested in pursuing a degree in jazz, Jazz Studies is available as a concentration within the Bachelor of Arts in Music degree. 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 ).

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Department of Jazz Studies, 2627 Doudna Fine Arts Center
Contact Name: Jerry Daniels
Contact Email: jldaniels@eiu.edu
Web: https://www.eiu.edu/music/academics_jazz_studies_minor.php