Jazz Piano 1 (JAZZ1025)


This streamed class is available to all Conservatorium students (but not jazz majors) as a free choice. The course will focus on basic keyboard technique as well as jazz chord progressions and voicings in small classes with students of like abilities. Students are assessed on their rate of progress by demonstrating successful completion of pieces and exercises. At the end of year examinations, students are required to demonstrate scales, chords, voicings, bass lines and comping.

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1hr tut/wk


15min technical exam (100%)

Faculty/department permission required?


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