Course Details

MUSI 213A Jazz Theory for Piano I

4 hours lecture, 4 units
Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass Option

Description: This course is an introduction to the theoretical foundations of jazz. Emphasis is placed on a systematic examination of scales, hybrid modes, chord construction, chord notation, and chord/scale relationships and applications. Topics also include melodic and harmonic construction. This course is designed for music majors and anyone interested in jazz theory for the piano.