BS Degree in Commercial Music {22-23} - Commercial/Jazz Improvisation II

Course Code
MUS 487  Credits
Title Commercial/Jazz Improvisation II 
Prerequisite MUS 387 
Course Outline Course Outline 
Description This is the second and final course in a sequence devoted to the study of improvisation in jazz and commercial music styles. Topics include: non-standard chord progressions and advanced harmonic applications, advanced transcription and analysis; advanced melodic improvisation guide-tone exploration, bebop language and pentatonic scales, and different styles of jazz including modal and non-standard/contemporary.