Advanced Vocal Literature: Transcription and Vocalese


Course Description

Learn the art of vocal jazz transcription and vocalese from the ground up.  We will be learning parts of solos and short improvisation phrases together.  These skills will transfer into better phrasing and rhythmic feel in your singing, dramatic improvement of your aural skills, and get you soloing like a horn player.  If you’ve ever felt intimidated by learning jazz solos as a singer, this class will help you learn fool proof practice and listening techniques for transcribing.  The hard work you put in will take your singing game to the next level!

Prerequisites: Vocal Improv 1 and 2.