Develop the skills needed for jazz gigs through the study and performance of styles including swing, bossa, jazz waltz and ballads. The instructor provides charts and covers essential arranging concepts (intros, endings, etc.), jazz harmony and tips for soloing. Prerequisites: knowledge of basic jazz theory and ability to keep time and read music. Some previous ensemble experience is required.
Section I: Thursdays 6:30 – 8 pm
1/11 – 3/15 (10 weeks)
Section II: Saturdays 10 – 11:30 am
Section III: Saturdays 11:45 am – 1:15 pm
Section IV: Saturdays 1:30 – 3 pm
1/13 – 3/17 (10 weeks)
Glenn Richman • $395
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