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Miles Davis stated: “It takes a lifetime to sound like yourself.”

Music 163 Jazz Improvisation I begins the creative quest to develop your voice as a musician. Jazz improvisation celebrates the performer as composer. This course introduces you to basic jazz vocabulary and challenges you to apply this knowledge using basic jazz tunes. Learn. Play. Create.

Get in touch with your musical creativity.

Professor Jim Ketch in action, teaching.

Music 163 Jazz Improvisation I, taught by Professor Jim Ketch, meets on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9:30-10:45am in Room 1201 of Kenan Music Building. Fulfills 3 credits towards graduation. Prerequisite: Musc 135 Jazz Theory.

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