Advanced Jazz Piano (MIN4240.01)

Jen Allen

Weekly private instruction in jazz piano to be arranged with instructor. Explore and develop skills and knowledge required to effectively play non-classical piano repertoire. Styles covered: blues, reggae, salsa, bossa-nova and jazz. Create bass lines, chord voicings, stylistic rhythms, melodies and improvised solos.


Learning Outcomes:
- Read lead sheets and interpret on piano
-Improvise
-Create chords easily
-play in specific styles


Delivery Method: Remotely accessible
Prerequisites: Audition or permission of the instructor. Auditions by appointment the week of May 3-7 via Zoom. To schedule, email ginadeibel@bennington.edu
Course Level: 4000-level
Credits: 2
TBA (Full-term)
Maximum Enrollment: 5
Course Frequency: One time only

Categories: Remotely Accessible , All courses , Instrumental Study
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