Vocal Improvisation Ensemble 2: Jazz

ENVC-242
Credits: 
1
Prerequisites: 
ET-112, HR-112, and ENVC-111; or overall ensemble rating 3
Electable by: 
Voice principals
Required of: 
None
Semesters Offered: 
Fall, Spring, Summer
Location: 
Boston Campus
Courses may not be offered at the listed location(s) each semester. Consult my.berklee.edu for specific term availability.

An intermediate ensemble for vocalists focusing on improvisation in the jazz idiom. Topics include articulation and groove, melodic and rhythmic phrasing, embellishments, using tone colors, hearing basic instrumental patterns, blues patterns, vamps, turnarounds, and II-V progressions.

Department: 
VOICE
Course chair: 
Anne Peckham