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MUS 239: Jazz Guitar I

This class will focus on the styling of jazz guitar greats like Wes Montgomery, Kenny Burrell and Joe Pass. It will examine chord melody solos, the melodic content and playing with octaves. Through this study, the student will learn the importance of dynamics and sensitivity. The class will give insight into improvisational playing of chords and walking bass lines simultaneously.

Level I Prereq: No Basic Skills; MUS 134 minimum grade "B"

Credits
3
Lecture Hours
45
Clinical Hours
0
Lab Hours
0
Other Hours
0
Total Hours
45

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