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Dr. David Sanford, Mount Holyoke College


Albany, NY – In today's Academic Minute, Dr. David Sanford of Mount Holyoke College discusses the roots of jungle jazz.

Dr. Sanford earned a Ph.D. at Princeton. He is associate professor of jazz. He specializes in music theory and composition and the history of jazz. He has taught at Mount Holyoke College since 1998.

Dr. Sanford teaches theory (ear training, class harmony, and advanced seminar), composition, twentieth-century music history, jazz history, music in film, and music of the 1970s.

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Music: Duke Ellington

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