M I D D L E  S C H O O L

During sessions for middle school aged students faculty will supplement the curriculum with technical content intended to support specific fundamentals on their instruments. Each week students will be given material to increase their conceptual understanding of jazz music along with exercises to boost their technical abilities on the same level.

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!