MUJZ 223 Jazz Improvisation/Musicianship 1 (3 credits)

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Offered by: Performance (Schulich School of Music)

Overview

Jazz Studies : Basic improvisational concepts with emphasis on time feel, phrasing, articulation, melodic development, voice leading, harmonic control and stylistic nuance. Memorization and aural recognition of standard jazz repertoire also stressed. The aural tradition of the music is emphasized through rhythmic/melodic dictation.

Terms: Fall 2016

Instructors: Jean-Michel Pilc, Alec Walkington (Fall)

  • 3 hours

  • Prerequisite: MUJZ 161

  • Corequisite(s): MUSP 123

  • Restriction: Open only to Jazz Performance Majors