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Music Theory 201 - Jazz Theory Explored.
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Which mode is associated with major 7th #11 chords?
Who was not a jazzman of the Swing Era?
The 9th extension is the same as ______.
In jazz, the Dorian mode is often used over Minor 7th chords. True or false?
Which of the following is NOT a characteristics of most jazz music?
Pre-arranged parts and patterns
How is a dominant 7th notated on a chord chart?
With the number 7
With a a circle with a slash through it
With a circle
With a triangle
Dizzy Gillespie was part of the _______ era.
How many notes are in the blues scale?
What is this scale? C - D - E - G - A
C blues scale
C bebop scale
C minor pentatonic
C major pentatonic
Which of the following is not a mode of the major scale?
The comping instruments provide the _________ in a jazz song.
A series of chords which lead into the next section or repetition of a song is called ___________.
West Coast Jazz is another way to describe _______.
Is practicing 15 minutes a day enough?
Yes, if the practice sessions are focused
No, you should at least practice 30 minutes to improve your playing and improvisation skills
In jazz, the kick and snare provide the backbone of the beat by playing on the stronger beats. True or false?
Which of the following has the same note as the E phrygian mode?
All answers are correct
G myxolydian mode
C ionian mode mode
B locrian mode
What is the difference between a major 7th chord and a dominant 7th chord?
The dominant 7th chord has a raised 7th
The dominant 7th chord has a flatted 5th
The dominant 7th chord has a flatted 3rd
The dominant 7th chord has a flatted 7th
In jazz, the melody is referred as the head. True or false?
What type of music blends elements of rock music with jazz improvisation?
What are “Trading fours?
When each musician improvise solos for 4 bars turn by turn
When 4 musicians improvise together for 4 bars
When each musician improvise solos for 4 choruses turn by turn
When 4 musicians improvise together for 4 choruses
This chord is ___________: C - E - G - B - F#
an altered chord
an augmented chord
The Swing Era was in the ______.
Jazz primarily uses triads. True or false?
The __________ provide a lot of the notes that we need to work over chords with altered notes.
In the Dorian mode, the _________.
7th degree is flatted
3rd and 7th degrees are flatted
4th degree is sharped
3rd, 6th and 7th degrees are flatted
Music Theory 201
Jazz Theory Explored
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