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2021-2022 Catalog
MVJ 1318: Applied Jazz Bass I

Course Description for Applied Jazz Bass I

MVJ1318: Applied Jazz Bass I
Prerequisite:  Consent of instructor and admission to Music department.
Description: This course teaches the first level in the sequence of jazz bass performance. For this course emphasis is placed on basic functionality of the instrument. This includes a thorough tutorial of scales, modes, and arpeggios, along with basic technical instruction on the instrument itself. The skills developed in this course are then expanded upon and enhanced in subsequent levels of this course.
Repeatability: This course is repeatable one time for a total of 4 credit hours.