Jazz Rhythm Section Accompaniment Skills

PSIJ-426
Credits: 
2
Prerequisites: 
Written approval of instructor and course chair
Electable by: 
Acoustic bass, drum set, guitar, and piano 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.

This course is for intermediate- to advanced-level rhythm section players who seek to improve their accompaniment skills by studying and playing transcriptions of recordings by classic jazz master rhythm sections from the 1950s and 1960s. The course will focus on the rhythm section styles played by the bands of Miles Davis, John Coltrane, Cannonball Adderley, and various Blue Note artists.

Department: 
PERF
Course chair: 
Karen Bell
Taught By