Portland-State-University 2023-2024 Bulletin

Mus 271 Jazz Improvisation I

Introduces the fundamentals of jazz improvisation. Beginning jazz skills include scales, song forms, melodic patterns, and repertoire development. Instructor approval required. This is the first course in a sequence of three: Mus 271, Mus 272, and Mus 273.


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  • 200