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Improvisation: from Melody to Scatting

Image from one of the course's lessons.Image from one of the course's lessons.

Award-winning Jazz vocalist Emily Braden shows that vocal improvisation is within your reach. First, Emily focuses on improvising on an established melody in ways that enhance the meaning of the song. Then, Emily introduces a three-step process for learning how to do vocal scatting. Through it all, Emily demonstrates how improvisation is done and provides exercises so that you can learn these skills on your own. This course applies to singers of any contemporary genre.

  • Learn how to improvise with a melody
  • See a demonstration of vocal scatting
  • Tips for improvising in practice and performance