Jazz, Blues and Popular Guitar

Course Description

An early-intermediate level study of the common practices used in jazz, blues and selected styles of popular music. Guitar styles from the 1940s to the present will be examined through the use of recording and written examples. Chord voicing, scales, right hand picking techniques, and development of solo skills in these styles will be emphasized.

Class Details

CRN Course Section Days Times Instructor Loc
12444 MUSI 16B 1 M·W···· 12:30 PM-01:20 PM Ron Dunn A31
M·W···· 01:30 PM-03:20 PM

Class Materials: View textbook and/or other materials for this course available at the Bookstore.
Class Dates: This class runs from 2019-07-01 to 2019-08-11.

Footnote Information

MUSI-016B-01: For more information, please see instructor's website:

Course Details

1.5 Units
One hour lecture, two hours laboratory (36 hours total per quarter).
Gen Ed
Non-GE Class
Program Status
Program Applicable
Credit - Degree Applicable
Grading Method
Letter Grading


MUSI 16A or equivalent skill level; admission by instructor consent.
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