Learn the ins and outs of scat singing. Topics covered include syllable choice, understanding song form, selecting tempos, working on articulation, storytelling, rhythm and more. Learn classic bebop repertoire including contrafacts (new melodies over pre-existing chord progressions) “trade fours,” and have fun while developing a deeper understanding of how to function confidently as a jazz vocalist. Open to all levels.
Tuesdays 6:30 – 8 pm
9/19 – 11/28 (10 weeks) no class 11/21
Azure McCall • $450
Azure McCall (voice)
Performed with Ray Brown, Freddie Hubbard, Frank Morgan, and Dizzy Gillespie. Many years of performance experience in Hawaii and on jazz cruises.