Feb 21, 2020  
2006-2007 Undergraduate Academic Catalog 
2006-2007 Undergraduate Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

MUS 180 - Improvisation

Students learn and practice melodic and harmonic approaches to improvisation, focusing on development of technical skills. The course utilizes a studio performance methodology, in which participants learn to design, implement, and practice improvisations. Studio work is complemented with analysis of works from various cultures. No prior experience in improvisation is needed, while experienced players increase skill levels.

Prerequisites & Notes
Prerequisites: Basic proficiency in music reading, playing an instrument or singing.

   (Cr: 3)