Creative Applications for Proficiency Materials
Offered - Fall, Spring
Course number - ILGT-217
This lab will explore creative applications for Guitar Department final exam materials with emphasis on improvisation, accompaniment, and composition in non-jazz contexts, including use of triadic and drone-based modal vamps to assist utilizing the less familiar modes in melodic minor, harmonic minor, and harmonic major; improvisation over common and "nonfunctional" harmony; and comping, voice leading, and voicing creation.
Course Chair: Larry Baione
Required of: None
Electable by: Guitar principals