Vocal Improvisation 3

School of Jazz & Contemp Music: Vocal Classes

Non-Liberal Arts

Undergraduate Course

Majors Only

Vocal Improvisation 3

Fall 2019

Taught By: Richard Harper

Section: B

CRN: 4952

Credits: 2

This course emphasizes internalization of the chromatic scale in solfeggio and mastery of eighth note rhythmic groups. Blues related scales and chords as well as basic diatonic seventh chord types, with or without approach tones, serve as the structures for improvisation. Students apply these concepts to improvising on basic Blues songs, Rhythm Changes songs and Turnarounds.

College: School of Jazz & Contemp Music (JZ)

Department: Vocal Classes (JVOC)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Group Lessons (G)

Max Enrollment: 8

Enrollment Status: Open*

*Enrollment status information is updated every five minutes. The status of this course may have changed since the last update. Open seats may have restrictions that will prevent some students from registering. Updated: 1:05pm 3/24/2019

Meeting Info:

Days: Monday

Times: 1:00pm - 2:50pm

Building: Arnhold Hall 55 W13th

Room: 610

Date Range: 8/26/2019 - 12/16/2019