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Theory of Jazz Improvisation
MUSC 210
Spring 2019 not offered
Crosslisting: AFAM 386

This course concentrates on the vocabulary of improvisation in the African American classical tradition. Rhythmic, melodic, and harmonic knowledge will be approached through the study of scales, chords, modes, ear training, and transcription. Theoretical information will be applied to instruments in a workshop setting. Audition and permission of instructor are required at the first class. Intensive practice and listening are required. This course may not be repeated for credit.
Credit: 1 Gen Ed Area Dept: HA MUSC
Course Format: PerformanceGrading Mode: Graded
Level: UGRD Prerequisites: MUSC103
Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (AFAM-MN)(AFAM)(MUSC)

Last Updated on JUL-23-2019
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