Five Towns College 2020-2021 Catalog 
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MUH 503 - The Swing Era

Credits: 3
Class Hours: 3
Intensive study of jazz and popular music of the early 1930’s throughout the late 1940’s. Influence of the Great Depression and World War II on the musical styles of the period. The big bands of Duke Ellington, Count Basie, Benny Goodman, Fletcher Henderson and Stan Kenton, as well as the small jazz ensembles of Coleman Hawkins, Teddy Wilson, Roy Eldridge and Art Tatum.