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Chick Corea and Pat Metheny on Gary Burton: Jazz Improvisation

Author: Gary Burton

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Winner of six Grammy Awards (and 15 nominations), Gary Burton is recognized as one of the best improvisers in the jazz world and known as an inspiring educator. Burton codifies a sought-after "Berklee approach" that has been at the core of Berklee's jazz improvisation curriculum for decades.

In this video, Pat Metheny and Chick Corea talk about their extensive relationship with Gary Burton, their experience working and learning from Gary over the years, and Gary's new online course, Gary Burton: Jazz Improvisation.

Related Berklee Online Courses

OPERF-312 Gary Burton: Jazz Improvisation
Learn the art of Jazz improvisation from Gary Burton, one of the most renowned improvisers in the jazz world. Learn different types and styles of compositions from the perspective of the improviser, and take an in-depth look at how mental, harmonic, and melodic processes contribute to the instinctive skills that an improviser puts to use when taking a solo.

Related Berklee Online Certificate Programs

Specialist Jazz Composition and Arranging

Specialist Improvisation