Course Description for Applied Jazz Saxophone II
Applied Jazz Saxophone II
Prerequisite: Successful completion of MVJ 1016, or consent of instructor
Description: This course teaches jazz improvisation via the saxophone. Dorian, Melodic Minor, Diminished Scales, Pentatonic and interchangeable tetra chords are studied along with their application. Compositions of Dizzy Gillespie and Benny Golson are studied for specific harmonic issues.
Repeatability: This course is repeatable one time for a total of 4 credit hours.