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Music Theory 201 - Jazz Theory Explored.
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The melodic minor scale works best over which type of chords?
Minor Major 7th chords
Minor 7th chords
Dominant 7th chords
Jazz primarily uses triads. True or false?
West Coast Jazz is another way to describe _______.
In the Dorian mode, the _________.
4th degree is sharped
3rd, 6th and 7th degrees are flatted
3rd and 7th degrees are flatted
7th degree is flatted
Jazz began its development in __________.
New York City
A series of chords which lead into the next section or repetition of a song is called ___________.
How is the G major 7th notated on a chord chart?
With the number 7
With a circle
With a triangle
With a a circle with a slash through it
Which mode includes the following notes? C - D - E - F# - G - A -B - C
What is this chord? G - Bb - D - F - C
What is the difference between a dominant 7th chord and a minor 7th chord?
The minor 7th chord has a flatted 7th
The minor 7th chord has a flatted 5th
The minor 7th chord has a raised 7th
The minor 7th chord has a flatted 3rd
Which of the following is NOT a characteristics of most jazz music?
Pre-arranged parts and patterns
What is the C Major Pentatonic Scale?
C E F G A
C E G A B
C D E F G
C D E G A
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
How many notes are in the blues scale?
Which of the following is not a mode of the major scale?
On which beats should you snap your fingers when listening to jazz?
on the 1 and 3
on each beat
on the 1 and 2
on the 2 and 4
The __________ provide a lot of the notes that we need to work over chords with altered notes.
Which mode is associated with major 7th #11 chords?
What are "Trading fours?
When 4 musicians improvise together for 4 bars
When 4 musicians improvise together for 4 choruses
When each musician improvise solos for 4 choruses turn by turn
When each musician improvise solos for 4 bars turn by turn
The comping instruments provide the _________ in a jazz song.
32-bar form are rarely used in jazz. True or false?
What is the difference between a minor 7th chord and a half-diminished 7th chord?
The half-diminished 7th chord has a flatted 7th
The half-diminished 7th chord has a raised 7th
The half-diminished 7th chord has a flatted 3rd
The half-diminished 7th chord has a flatted 5th
In jazz, the kick and snare provide the backbone of the beat by playing on the stronger beats. True or false?
What is the difference between a major 7th chord and a dominant 7th chord?
The dominant 7th chord has a flatted 7th
The dominant 7th chord has a flatted 5th
The dominant 7th chord has a raised 7th
The dominant 7th chord has a flatted 3rd
Who was not a jazzman of the Swing Era?
Music Theory 201
Jazz Theory Explored
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