John Dubuclet – Jazz improvisation basics

Divided in 2 parts, we’re going to talk about:


  • The basics of music improvisation: theory and practice on themes with static and blues harmony.


Modal scale, blues scale, musical form and jazz rhythms.


  • The motif-cell and its creativity at the service of the musical creation and improvisation.


Themes to deal with: So What (Miles Davis), D Natural Blues (Wes Montgomery).


John Dubuclet is professor of jazz trombone, jazz improvisation i and modern music improvisation at “Escola Superior de Música de Catalunya” (ESMUC)