MUSC 3081 - Jazz Theory and Aural Foundations 1 Course uri icon



  • Presents the grammar and syntax of jazz. Helps to gain a greater understanding of the inner workings and application of chord progressions as they relate to the jazz idiom including major key harmony, secondary dominants, modal interchange and modulation. Students will demonstrate their understanding of these components through written assignments, singing, aural recognition, transcription and keyboard demonstration.


  • McKee, Paul  
    Primary Instructor - Fall 2018 / Fall 2019 / Fall 2020 / Fall 2022