Apr 18, 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.
Nov 19, 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)
By Donny H•
Sep 4, 2015
Best online course studies i've ever had an oportunity, from listening to understanding non thinkable about the jazz & improvizations.
By Ofek T•
Oct 14, 2020
What an amazing course! I've learned so much from it, and that enriched my knowledge in a big scale. Thank you Coursera and Berklee!
By Jaime A R R•
Jan 22, 2021
Un muy buen curso. Las explicaciones del maestro acerca de las forma de pensar la improvisación son muy valiosas. Muchas gracias.
By EDWIN J V G•
Nov 9, 2020
Excellent course, it helped me to think differently and flow in my way of improvising and thinking about jazz.
Thanks Gary Burton.
By Joaquin I V•
Dec 9, 2019
Excelent instructor, excelent content, Im very happy , because coursera give me a financial help to get this course, and Im gladd
By Srdjan V•
Jan 28, 2016
I really enjoyed this course. Gary Burton is not only an excellent musician but also a great professor. I recommend the course!
By Nicholas R•
Sep 4, 2016
It was awesome. I was exited to begin with but the 10 scales taught and scale choice really helped me out. Highly recommended.
By Luis M M M•
Jul 3, 2020
Gary Burton es un gran músico y un excelente maestro, me ha dejado muchos conceptos para aplicar en mi trabajo como pianista.
By ian c•
Jan 28, 2019
Great free course for people who know a bit about modes and scales and have basic skills at reading standard musical notation
By 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.
By Sara B•
Aug 30, 2020
Great course! Just wish I had feedback from Gary Burton himself. This course has really taught me a lot. Thank you so much!
By Prabal H L•
Feb 4, 2016
I helped me a lot how to play and i think i have improved a little bit.Thank you so much Gary Burton and the Coursera team.
By Ilya K•
Mar 5, 2016
An excellent and very well structured course that can significantly improve your improvisation skills. Highly recommended.
By Deleted A•
Oct 18, 2015
Since I cannot afford going to classes right night this course is perfect for me to keep motivated in learning jazz.
By Oleg B•
Jan 27, 2022
it was a good review of scales and target notes, otherwise it is a basic but foundational course for the beginners.
By Edhylson A•
Jan 8, 2021
very good course everything well explained and content that when well studied correctly brings an excellent result
By Angelo S•
Mar 4, 2019
Very good course also for beginners and intermediates. It gives tools and ideas that you can apply in your playing
By Julio R D•
Nov 10, 2022
Exelente! Y en español! Animo a Coursera a realizar mas traducciones de los cursos, America Latina tambien exite!
By Tyler G•
Apr 27, 2020
Great course with some great ideas and application! Would highly recommend for all players, no matter your level.
By OBASE -•
Aug 30, 2018
i am happy i took this. I learnt a lot. Thank Garry. My friend Bill Bragin says you are a legend. Play Xylophone
By Raimon R•
Jun 18, 2021
The course is well structured and helped me to polish my knowledge and also to meet more musicians. Recommended
By Dennis B•
Dec 10, 2020
This was a joy to attend. I have learned a lot from these weekly assignments. There is more knowledge grown on.
By Bekka E•
Nov 27, 2022
Gary Burton describes each step so clearly with musical examples. Assignments were challenging but achievable.
By Sacha K•
Sep 6, 2016
It is an excellent course and I very much enjoyed working on the assignments. I specially liked Olhos de Gato
By Cathy G•
Jan 18, 2016
The teacher, who is a world-class authority on jazz, has included all the concepts to make your soloing soar.