From James Brown to Prince, Sly and the Family Stone to Tower of Power, Stevie Wonder to Earth Wind and Fire, The Meters to Herbie Hancock, we get down and funky in this ensemble. Explore what it takes to master the complexity of the funk genre by breaking down the rhythmic foundation of the groove, the feel, the “pocket!” For all vocalists, horns and rhythm section instruments.
Thursdays 8:15 – 9:45 pm
1/10 – 3/14 (10 weeks)
Performance date: Thursday 3/21
Daniel Parenti • $415
All Jazzschool ensembles are placed by audition. To apply for an ensemble, please fill out the ensemble application form. Once your application form has been received you will be contacted to schedule an audition. Please click here for ensemble audition guidelines.