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MUJZ 223 Jazz Improvisation/Musicianship 1 (3 credits)

Offered by: Performance (Schulich School of Music)


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 2012

Instructors: Greg Clayton, Fraser Hollins (Fall)

  • 3 hours

  • Prerequisite: none.

  • Restriction: Open only to Jazz Performance Majors