Jazz Harmony and Theory

Price : US $60.00

The lessons will takes the student from the most basic techniques such as interval theory, chord construction and inversion through diatonic harmony, chord scale theory, diatonic modes and modulations. 

Other topics include the original blues progression and its variations, the original “Rhythm" change form and its variations, John Coltrane’s tri-tonic system of harmony, a study of re-harmonization, song forms, slash chords, hybrid chords, the bebop and pentatonic scales, superimposition on chords and how to read a lead sheet and memorize tunes easily.

Students will learn all of this through analysis of popular and jazz standards from the 1930’s to the present day. Students will also get the chance to compose music assignments for this class!   


Rick'srecording projects include: For Your Love, Conversations with Erik & I, Trine +1 and In The Sky on TrineArc Music label from 2009-2011.
college level and grades 6 to 12

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310 Administrator 18 Jan 2012 14:19:54
Rickbritto from United States provides professional one to one Music Theory lessons via webcam. It is so easy to learn online from such great tutors.