This class focuses on chord vocabulary, changing key centers and their significance to the tune. Suitable for keyboardists, instrumentalists and Read More
Theory and Composition Courses
A class for the intermediate to advanced guitarist that will focus on using the different elements of the guitar (chords, Read More
A continuation of ear training 2.
This class begins with fundamentals of theory: key signatures, major and minor scales, and their importance in understanding jazz harmony. Read More
An introduction to the written side of music, this class will help students make their charts look clean, professional, and Read More
This class is for all musicians – singers, instrumentalists, and writers alike. The course will focus on releasing the blocks Read More
This course focuses on the creation of rhythm section parts, starting with basic chord charts, master rhythm charts, and fully Read More
Students will learn how to sight read charts, single line melodies and 4-voice harmony parts. This core class is important Read More
An introductory class to arranging for a small group, this class begins with simple lead sheets and trio arrangements, and Read More
This class examines lyrics of famous composers, including Broadway, Hollywood and jazz writers, and also examines how Western Literature and Read More
In this class, the focus is on original student compositions as students learn how to write in standard jazz forms, Read More
In this class, students study the keyboard, learning note names, intervals, chord structures, and musical notation in an easy to Read More
This class will cover basic theory and notation and apply these to writing simple chord charts.
This course will discuss basic intervals and how melody lines are constructed, triad (major, minor, diminished and augmented), 4 note Read More
A continuation of Ear Training 1, this class will give students a better understanding of chord extensions and their inversions. Read More