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MUSP 2710 Advanced Improvisation (Fall/Spring: 1 )


Course Description

This course offers the advanced improvisor the opportunity to build higher order skills of improvisation in the jazz and rock idioms. While the course entails extensive instruction in music theory, the focus is on application of theoretical concepts to real-world improvisational contexts. The course outlines advanced concepts in melody-shaping, form/harmony, and musical style.


Instructor(s): Erik Kniffin

Prerequisites: MUSP1766 or Permission of instructor

Cross listed with:

Comments: Performance course


Last Updated: 21-Feb-14