Jazz Piano Lab (MIN4335.01)

Bruce Williamson

This course will utilize Bennington’s Piano Lab to explore and develop the skills and knowledge required to effectively play non-classical piano repertoire. Styles covered are: blues, reggae, salsa, bossa-nova and jazz. Students will take turns learning and playing bass lines, chord voicings, stylistic rhythms, melodies and improvised solos.

Corequisites: Must participate in Music Workshop (Tuesday, 6:30 – 8pm).

Prerequisites: Piano skills and adequate knowledge of music theory. Audition and/or permission of the instructor. Email bwilliamson@bennington.edu to schedule an audition time.
Credits: 2
W 10:00-11:50
Maximum Enrollment: 6
Course Frequency:
This course is categorized as All courses, Instrumental Study.