Jazz Band

jazzband

 

Every Tuesday • 5:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m. • Shapiro ABCD

September 13, 20, 27 • October 4, 11, 18, 25 • November 1, 8, 15, (22 no class), 29 • December 6

Intersession: December 13, (20 & 27 no class) • January 3, 10

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Prerequisite: Intermediate/advanced musician

Required: Instrument, music stand

Concert Dress: Black pants/skirt and white shirt/blouse

Materials Fee: None for fall 2022

This course will emphasize learning to play jazz with opportunities for improvisation. This is an instrumental group primarily for brass, sax, drums, piano, guitar and bass. Other instruments may be considered. Music from the swing era of the ’30s to ’50s will be played. Contact the director/coordinators by visiting the class. There will be one or two performances per semester.

Director: Tom Stachelek

Coordinators: Rayleen Williams and Thomas Stachelek

Check out the presentation about our course that we made for the Fall 2022 Open House.