Bachelor of Music

Conservatory of Music

BACHELOR OF MUSIC IN JAZZ STUDIES

Conservatory of Music

BACHELOR OF MUSIC IN JAZZ STUDIES

Conservatory of Music

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION

Students entering the Bachelor of Music in Jazz program are trained to perform, improvise, and compose in the Jazz idiom. Aside from basic classical music theory, performance and ensemble courses, the Jazz student is given extensive jazz theory courses, one-on-one training, and performances with the Jazz Band. At the end of the program, the student is capable of performing, and composing as a Jazz musician. 

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

 Solo performer
Group/band performer
Lounge musicians
Jazz Composer
Jazz Arranger
Jazz Songwriter
Band leader
Artist and repertoire person
Music entrepreneur

PROGRAM CURRICULUM

FIRST YEAR (2 TERMS)
First Term

Abbreviation Description Lec. Hrs. Lab. Hrs. Units Pre-Requisites
APP-MAJ 1 Applied Major I 2 0 2
APP-MIN Applied Minor 1 1 0 1
FIL 1 Komunikasyon sa Akademikong Filipino 3 0 3
ENG 1 Introduction to College English 3 0 3
MUS-LIST 1 Music Listening I 1 0 1
PHIST Philippine History 3 0 3
RUD 1 Rudiments of Music 3 0 3
SOL 1 Solfeggio I 2 0 2
THY 1 Contextualized Salvation History 3 0 3
TOTAL 21 0 21

 

Second Term

Abbreviation Description Lec. Hrs. Lab. Hrs. Units Pre-Requisites
APP-MAJ 1 Applied Major I 2 2 0 2
APP-MIN Applied Minor 2 1 0 1
ENG 2 Reading and Thinking Skills for Academic Study 3 0 3 ENG 1
FIL 2 Pagbasa at Pagsulat tungo sa Pananaliksik 3 0 3 FIL 1
MUS-LIST 2 Music Listening II 1 0 1 MUS-LIST 1
PGC Philippine Government and Constitution 3 0 3
RUD 2 Rudiments of Music 3 0 3 RUD 1
SOL 2 Solfeggio II 2 0 2 SOL 1
THY 2 Church and Sacraments 3 0 3 THY 1
TOTAL 21 0 21

 

SECOND YEAR (2 TERMS)
First Term

Abbreviation Description Lec. Hrs. Lab. Hrs. Units Pre-Requisites
APP-MAJ 2 Applied Major II 2 0 2
APP-MIN 3 Applied Minor 3 1 0 1
CTRPT Counterpoint 1 1 0 1 RUD 2
ENG 3 Academic Writing Skills 3 0 3 ENG 2
HOM 1 History of Music I 1 0 1 MUS-LIST 2
L-ENS Large Ensemble I1 3 0 3
NS 201 Biological Science 3 0 3
PHL 5 Christian Ethics 3 0 3 THY 2
SOL 3 Solfeggio III 2 0 2 SOL 2
THR 1 Theory I 2 0 2 RUD 2
TOTAL 22 0 22

 

Second Term

Abbreviation Description Lec. Hrs. Lab. Hrs. Units Pre-Requisites
APP-MAJ 2 Applied Major I 2 2 0 2
APP-MIN Applied Minor 2 1 0 1
CTRPT 2 Counterpoint II 1 0 1 CTRPT 1
ENG 4 Oral Communication in Context 3 0 3 ENG 3
HOM 2 History of Music II 3 0 3 HOM 1
L-ENS Large Ensemble I 2 2 0 2
NS 104 Earth Science 3 0 3
SCL 3 The Social Teachings of the Church 3 0 3 PHL 5
SOL 4 Solfeggio IV 2 0 2 SOL 3
THR 2 Theory II 2 0 2 THR I
TOTAL 22 0 22

 

THIRD YEAR (3 TERMS)
First Term

Abbreviation Description Lec. Hrs. Lab. Hrs. Units Pre-Requisites
APP-MAJ 3 Applied Major III 2 0 2
HOM 3 History of Music III 2 0 2 HOM 2
JAZ-ENS 1 Jazz Ensemble 2 2
JAZ-MUS 1 Introduction to Jazz Music 2 0 2
L-ENS Large Ensemble II 1 2 0 2
LIT 101A World Literatures 3 0 3
MUS-ED 1 Introduction to Music Education 3 0 3
PHIL MUS Philippine Music 2 0 2 MUS-LIST 2
SCL 9 Marriage and Family 3 0 3 SCL 3
SOL 5 Solfeggio V 2 0 3 SOL 4
THR 3 Theory 3 2 0 2 THR 2
TOTAL 25 0 25

 

Second Term

Abbreviation Description Lec. Hrs. Lab. Hrs. Units Pre-Requisites
APP-MAJ 3 Applied Major III 2 2 0 2
ASN MUS Asian Music 2 0 2 PHIL MUS
HUM 1 Art, Man, and Society 3 0 3
JAZ-MUS 2 Introduction to Jazz Music 2 0 2
JAZ-ENS 2 Jazz Ensemble II 2 0 3
L-ENS Large Ensemble I 2 2 0 2
LIT 102A Philippine Literatures 3 0 3
MIDI-BAS Midi Basics 3 0 3
PHL 2 Logic 3 0 3
SOL 6 Solfeggio VI 2 0 2 SOL 5
THR 4 Theory IV 2 0 2 THR 3
TOTAL 25 0 25

 

FOURTH YEAR (2 TERMS)
First Term

Abbreviation Description Lec. Hrs. Lab. Hrs. Units Pre-Requisites
APP-MAJ 4 Applied Major IV 2 0 2
ATL-THR Atonal Theory 1 0 1
FAA 1 Forms and Analysis I 3 0 3 THR 4
JAZ-ENS 3 Jazz Ensemble III 2 0 2
JAZ-HAR 1 Jazz Harmony I 1 0 1
JAZ-IMP 1 Jazz Improvisation 1 0 1
JAZ-LIT 1 Jazz Literature I 1 0 1 HOM 3
JAZ-THR 1 Jazz Theory I 2 0 2
LIT 103 Survey of World Literature I 3 0 3
MATH 101 College Algebra 3 0 3
MUS-ELE 1 Elective I 2 0 2
PSY 1 General Psychology 3 0 3
SAC MUS Sacred Music 1 1 0 1 RUD 2
TOTAL 25 0 25

 

Second Term

Abbreviation Description Lec. Hrs. Lab. Hrs. Units Pre-Requisites
APP-MAJ 4 Applied Major IV 2 2 0 2
ATL-THR Atonal Theory 2 1 0 1 ATL-THR
FAA 2 Forms and Analysis II 3 0 3 FAA 1
JAZ-ENS 4 Jazz Ensemble IV 2 0 2
JAZ-HAR 2 Jazz-Harmony II 1 0 1
JAZ-IMP 2 Jazz Improvisation II 1 0 1
JAZ-LIT 2 Jazz Literature II 1 0 1
JAZ-THR 2 Jazz Theory II 2 0 2
MUS-ELE 2 Elective II 2 0 2
PSY 209 Educational Psychology 3 0 3
SAC MUS Sacred Music 2 1 0 1 SAC MUS
TOTAL 19 0 19

 

FIFTHYEAR (2 TERMS)
First Term

Abbreviation Description Lec. Hrs. Lab. Hrs. Units Pre-Requisites
APP-MAJ 5 Applied Major V 1 2 0 2
JAZ-HAR 3 Jazz Harmony 3 1 0 1
JAZ-IMP 3 Jazz Improvisation III 1 0 1
JAZ-LIT 3 Jazz Literature III 1 0 1
JAZ-THR 3 Jazz Theory III 2 0 2
MATH 600A Statistics 3 0 3 MATH 101
MUS-ELE 3 Elective III 2 0 2
ORCH 1 Orchestration 1 1 0 1 THR 4
P-COND Principles of Conducting 1 1 0 1 THR 4
P-COMP Principles of Composition 1 1 0 1 THR 4
RC Rizal Course 3 0 3
TOTAL 18 0 18

 

Second Term

Abbreviation Description Lec. Hrs. Lab. Hrs. Units Pre-Requisites
APP-MAJ 5 Applied Major V 2 2 0 2
ETAR Economics w/ Taxation and Agrarian Reform 3 0 3
JAZ-HAR 4 Jazz Harmony IV 1 0 1
JAZ-IMP 4 Jazz Improvisation IV 1 0 1
JAZ-LIT 4 Jazz Literature IV 1 0 1
JAZ-THR 4 Jazz theory IV 2 0 2
ORCH 2 Orchestration II 2 1 0 1 ORCH 1
P-COMP Principles of Composition 2 1 0 1 P-COMP
P-COND Principles of Conducting 2 1 0 1 P-COND
TOTAL 13 0 13

 

 

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