Scott Wilson's online jazz courses are available nationally through Kendall Hunt Publishing.  

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Jazz Fundamentals 1 online

 

Jazz Fundamentals 1 online
MUT 1361  Credits: 2
Offered Fall, Spring, & Summer C
Book:  Ultimate Jazz Tool Kit (serves 4 core classes)
Available at:  Reitz Union Book Store

Course Description
This course provides an intermediate theoretical understanding of jazz harmony, jazz chord symbols, common jazz scales and modes, jazz articulations, blues forms, piano voicings, the basics of tune writing, and techniques in accurately memorizing jazz standards.  Online resources include online platform, flash cards, worksheets and 35 instructional videos. This course is recommended for all musicians who would like to further their understanding of commercial music.

 

Jazz Aural Skills 1 online

 

Jazz Aural Skills 1
MUT 1---  Credits: 1
Offered Spring, & Summer C
Book:  Ultimate Jazz Tool Kit (serves 4 core classes)
Available at:  Reitz Union Book Store

This course teaches students how to aurally recognize commercial chords, standard chord progressions and recognize the scales used in improvisation.  This course is a hybrid course with only 7 in class meetings.  The course utilizes online resources and instructional videos and online aural quizzes and weekly aural skills drills.   The online instructional platform comes with 35 jazz instructional videos, 4 categories of jazz flash cards, jazz timelines, jazz links, etc.

 

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Jazz Fundamentals 2 online

 

Jazz Fundamentals 2 online
MUT 1362  Credits: 2
Offered Fall, Spring, & Summer C
Book:  Ultimate Jazz Tool Kit (serves 4 core classes)
Available at:  Reitz Union Book Store

This course provides an intermediate theoretical understanding of jazz harmony, jazz chord symbols, common jazz scales and modes, jazz articulations, blues forms, piano voicings, the basics of tune writing, and techniques in accurately memorizing jazz standards.  Online resources include online platform, flash cards, worksheets and 35 instructional videos. 

Link coming soon.  

Jazz History online

 

Jazz History Online
MUH 4016  Credits: 3
Offered Fall, Spring, & Summer A and Summer B
Book:  History and Traditions of Jazz by Thomas Larson (4th edition).
Available at:  Reitz Union Book Store



This book comes with the access code to the interactive online platform. It is located on the back side of the front cover of the book.  
Latest ISBN:  978-1-4652-0491-2