Apr 19, 2017
It was productive and interesting time. I learnt a lot of new things and got much fun improving my improvisation skills.\n\nCite from course: You will have plenty to keep you busy in the months ahead.
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)
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 04, 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 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 Prabal H L•
Feb 04, 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 05, 2016
An excellent and very well structured course that can significantly improve your improvisation skills. Highly recommended.
By Thiago d R S•
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 Angelo S•
Mar 04, 2019
Very good course also for beginners and intermediates. It gives tools and ideas that you can apply in your playing
By Masango T O•
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 Sacha K•
Sep 06, 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 19, 2016
The teacher, who is a world-class authority on jazz, has included all the concepts to make your soloing soar.
By Gleb S•
Feb 11, 2016
An advanced level course for professional performers. Be careful with how it can change your musical sense!
By Bart T C•
Sep 12, 2018
Great course for many levels. Very challenging for beginners like me, but you can still learn something.
By paul k•
Sep 23, 2015
Absolutley great to give everybody access to information of this quality and on this subject!
By Davide C•
Oct 26, 2015
Great course, a completed summary of main concepts to start your own "journey" to Jazz improvvisation
By Kerstin L•
Oct 17, 2015
A very good and educational course, but you have to know your basic theory before you get started.
By Sergio M•
Sep 28, 2015
Amazing! Gary Burton open a new world developing skills with direct and easy speech. Recommended.
By Rodrigo d C G•
Feb 04, 2016
Very good introduction for those musicians who want to get into the world of Jazz improvisation.
By Graeme H•
Apr 10, 2018
Very good overview of how tonal methods intersect with analysis of music. I learned a lot here.
By Kang H•
Nov 20, 2017
Quite useful and increase Jazz vocabulary a lot, and how to react more quickly and jazz style
By Albert M•
Jul 12, 2016
It's amazing to be able to learn from such a high standard artist and educator as Gary Burton
Sep 18, 2015
Magnificent Class! But I'm just a newbie to Jazz so it takes time to absorb the material!
By Albert R Y•
Sep 05, 2016
Excellent course. Scheduled step by step. I learned a lot of things. Let's do the solo!
By behshad a•
Nov 05, 2019
this was very very helpfull to me
i connected to the best jazz teacher ever thank you
By Alex H•
Dec 04, 2018
Perfecto para aprender a improvisar. Se requiere un buen nivel con el instrumento.