H I G H  S C H O O L

During sessions for high school aged students, faculty include material beyond the curriculum that reflects their own practice as professional musician continually seeking to advance their playing. Students will see first-hand the components professional musicians focus on to best guide themselves to the next level. Each week students will be given practice exercises specific to the course concepts that can be utilized in multiple ways for all levels of players.

Goals

The goal of the online program is to provide a…

- deeper understanding of fundamental aspects of jazz.

- direct application of technique to concepts of improvisation.

- foundation of common repertoire to all jazz musicians.  

- better understanding of how jazz has developed and continues to evolve.

Schedule

Students participate in two 60-minute sessions per week; Jazz Language & Special Topics in Jazz Performance. Groups will be assembled by age, ability, and schedule availability.

Tuition

8-week program - $480

Scholarships available!