MUSC 3091 - Jazz Theory and Aural Foundations 2 Course uri icon



  • Presents the grammar and syntax of jazz and is the second course of the sequence. Units of study include elements of form, harmonic substitution, reharmonization, non-standard forms and harmonic progressions. Post-tonal concepts as they relate to jazz are introduced as well as foundational studies in jazz rhythm. Aural studies of all theoretical material is integrated throughout the semester.


  • McKee, Paul  
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2020 / Spring 2021 / Spring 2022 / Spring 2023
  • Waters, Keith John  
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2018