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Undergraduate Course Details
Number MUS 318
Title Jazz Theory and Improvisation II
Credits 3.0
Prerequisites MUS218


This course is a continuation of MUS218. Topics include hybrid modes, complex harmonic structures, continuation of chord/scale theory, and study of compositions and improvisational techniques since 1960. Ear training, listening, and analysis are important components of the class. There will be some lab activities involving application of the concepts learned to one's primary instrument. Course meets three lecture hours per week.