Nov 20, 2016
This was a truly great course, I learnt so much. And I have been playing piano for almost 60 years! Thanks to a wonderful teacher and musician (brilliant rendition of Chick Corea's Crystal Silence)
Jul 03, 2019
It showed got me real close to a personal tutor combined with its active class discussion network, keeping me on my toes and giving me a boost in my Jazz learning. I am happy I took this one.
創建者 Pawel S•
Apr 19, 2016
Excellent course. Perhaps too advance for a novice but for an average intermediate musician, it is a great intro to Jazz Improvisation. I would encourage the organizers to expand the course by adding exploring the concepts of guide tone lines and theme development, emphasizing the practicum - I know that I would take such courses in a jiffy.
Feb 20, 2018
Excellent. Thank you
創建者 Vasileios P•
Oct 24, 2017
Gary Burton is a thrill. He is an amazing musician and a teacher. Very precise helpful and innovative. Would suggest this course to every musician intermediate and above level.
創建者 Sonia C G•
Feb 26, 2016
Even if you've been studying jazz, there's always something to learn and this course is just perfect example! I learned so much, not only with the work I did, but trying to review my mates work... that was hard but fun!
創建者 Ondřej H•
Dec 02, 2015
This course was a great experience and I could recommend it to all who want to improve their improvisation skills. Thank you i really enjoyed
創建者 Albert M•
Jul 12, 2016
It's amazing to be able to learn from such a high standard artist and educator as Gary Burton
創建者 Igor O•
Apr 19, 2017
It was productive and interesting time. I learnt a lot of new things and got much fun improving my improvisation skills.
Cite from course: You will have plenty to keep you busy in the months ahead.
創建者 Tincho W•
Sep 18, 2015
Really amazing. I love this course.
創建者 Craig F•
Nov 22, 2015
Opened up a whole new world for me :) Gary Burton's topics method of explaining concepts and the course topics touched upon are just right :) Thank you Coursera !
創建者 vo n q m•
Oct 27, 2015
創建者 Isaac G•
Jan 04, 2016
Muy buen curso! material muy valioso y explicado de una manera muy sencilla
創建者 Edwin A B•
Feb 05, 2016
awesome course can't wait for the fist lesson!!
Jul 18, 2016
The class was very helpful to me. The information learned definitely improved my improvisation style. It was presented very clearly by the instructor. The assignments were interesting and helpful. I have recommended the class to a friend who is taking it at the moment:) Will recommend it to others!!!
創建者 Joseph C•
Aug 10, 2016
I thought this was a great course. It provided a new approach to improvisation that I hadn't previously considered.
The criticism I would make is that the final marks seem to depend entirely on the skill level of those marking. I assume that the proportion of beginners to advanced players is quite large based on the fact that I generally received very high marks for work that I personally probably would have given a poorer mark to. I guess that is just a result of the peer marking system and I don't think that there is much that can be done about it.
創建者 Шуршаков А В•
Jul 15, 2016
This course reveals the possibilities of which I could only guess or not even be aware of them. For me as a person involved in music for many years, it was a real discovery! Exciting atmosphere, the progressive movement, the legendary Gary Burton, classmates from around the world... Amazing!
Mar 08, 2017
this is a wonderful course thought by a wonderful tutor
創建者 Mattia C•
Jul 07, 2017
Awesome and very clear explanation about all arguments!
創建者 Rodrigo d C G•
Feb 04, 2016
Very good introduction for those musicians who want to get into the world of Jazz improvisation.
創建者 luis s t•
Aug 26, 2015
hello! how are you! my name is Luis Santacruz and i want to know why i can't download the play along for make the differents homeworks, i want to make them but i can't , i would apprecite if you can send me at my email email@example.com . thanks!
創建者 David P•
Dec 04, 2016
EXCELENTE CONTENIDO Y MAESTRO.
創建者 Rui G•
Jan 24, 2017
Excellent introduction to Jazz Improvisation. I was amazed by how much I could progress in just 6 weeks... Great content, superbly delivered by Gary Burton.
創建者 Chi L•
Jan 28, 2016
Gary clearly presents the idea of jazz improvisation. The assignment is challenge but well set to push the limit of learners.
創建者 Kang H•
Nov 20, 2017
Quite useful and increase Jazz vocabulary a lot, and how to react more quickly and jazz style
創建者 Cathy G•
Jan 19, 2016
The teacher, who is a world-class authority on jazz, has included all the concepts to make your soloing soar.
創建者 Antonio r•
Nov 23, 2015
I like its its pushing me to think and motivate myself for progress...and I'm only just in the initial stages ..so from the beginning it has my enthusiasm.