Jazz, Blues and Popular Guitar

Course Description

This course is 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
46621 MUSI 16B 01 ····F·· 12:30 PM-01:20 PM Benett Zussman A31
····F·· 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 2024-04-08 to 2024-06-28.
Class Syllabus: Download Syllabus
MUSI-016B-01: Fully ON-CAMPUS. This class meets on-campus each week on scheduled days and times as noted in the class listing.

Course Details

1.5 Units
  • Weekly Lecture Hours: 1
  • Weekly Lab Hours: 2
Gen Ed
Non-GE Class
Program Status
Program Applicable
Credit - Degree Applicable
Grading Method
Letter Grading

Requisite and Advisory

MUSI D016A or equivalent skill level; or admission by instructor consent
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