Students will explore many forms of contemporary improvised music, practice methods, approaches, and perspectives, as well as the practical applications of music theory and ear training. Guest clinicians will include a broad range of artists, educators, and business people. Students will perform for each other (sometimes together) online as well as collaborate on remote recording projects. No prior experience improvising is required, but simply a willingness to participate and try new things!
WHEN: Sundays, 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
WHO: Students ages 13-18 by 12/31/19 with at least 1 year of private instruction or equivalent. No experience improvising is needed.
FALL Semester: August 16 – December 13, 2020
SPRING Semester: January 10 – May 16, 2020
REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Wednesday, August 12th at 11:59 pm
Drum Set, Keyboard, Bass, Electric Guitar, Saxophone, Trumpet Trombone. (Exceptions for other instruments may be made on an individual basis.)