Emphasis on newer harmonic concepts to enable students to write and analyze tunes in the style of Mike Gibbs, Chick Corea, and others. Discussion and use of nonfunctional harmonic techniques including multitonic systems, constant cycles, and patterned material. Analysis of representative tunes.
All B.M. and P.D. students
Major Elective for
Contemporary Writing and Production
Fall, Spring, Summer
George Russell Jr.