Accademia Europea di Firenze
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MUS 2210 - JAZZ IMPROVISATION I
Course Type: Lecture class
Instruction Language: English / Italian
Examination Method: Performance / Recital
Contact Hours: 21 h
Independent Study: 56 h
Performances / Presentations: 8,5 h
Total Work: 85 h
*112,5 AEF Academic Hours [ 1AEF Academic Hour = 45 minutes ]
Time: Meets one time per week; 1,5h
AEF building, via Cavour 37, Firenze
The course introduces the basic elements of jazz improvisation. Students will be encouraged to develop their improvisational skills as well as their interplay abilities. The students will recognize the characteristic elements of jazz improvisation and develop a knowledge of jazz articulation and phrasing in different styles. The students will also develop knowledge of improvising on jazz standards and original compositions.