Portland-State-University 2014-2015 Bulletin

Mus 572 Advanced Jazz Improvisation

Advanced concepts of jazz improvisation. Principles of pentatonics, diminished harmonies, inside-outside playing, synthetic scales, and free improvisation. Instructor approval required. Also offered for undergraduate-level credit as Mus 472 and may be taken only once for credit. This is the second course in a sequence of three: Mus 571, Mus 572, and Mus 573.




Prerequisites: Mus 271, Mus 272, and Mus 273.
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  • 500