Jazz Language for All Instruments

$202 ($192 members) · 80 minutes · Weekly for 8 weeks

Learning the fundamentals of jazz theory opens new avenues in your improvisational style. Learn to speak the language of jazz develop your ears and heighten your musicianship. Investigate the chord/scale relationship, turnarounds, voice leading, jazz charts, new scales, and chord substitution. We will analyze tunes in the style of standards, bebop, latin-jazz, blues, modal, and contemporary fusion.


intermediate level of play and functional music reading ability.

Class Schedules and Availability

The Old Town School of Folk Music, Inc.
4544 N. Lincoln Avenue, Chicago IL 60625  •  773.728.6000