Junior Jazz Ensemble

DETAILS

Day + Time: Saturdays at 10:30 a.m. 

Duration: 60 Minutes

Ages

Fee: $210 for Fall 2017 Trimester or free to registered students taking private lessons

Prerequisite: participants must play an instrument

We are unable to give refunds or credits for missed classes

To register:  Please contact the registrar at (718) 638-5660 or email registrar@brooklynmusicschool.org

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DESCRIPTION

The junior jazz ensemble enables younger students, who have already mastered the basics of playing an instrument, to learn the skills required to improvise performing in various jazz idioms. 

This ensemble focuses on a repertoire of jazz standards to explore concepts in ensemble playing, arranging, and improvisation.

As a primary goal for all Brooklyn Music School ensembles, the junior jazz ensemble with present a culminating recital at the end of the course.

Over the course of this program you will learn to:

  • Develop a repertoire of jazz standards
  • Play as part of an ensemble
  • Improvise