Introduction to Jazz improvisation

An amazing opportunity for the chance to learn more about one of the most social, organic and exciting genres of music. Sign up and enjoy an introduction to Jazz Improvisation. Delivered by Neil Franks. 

Week 2: 24 – 28 August

Session 1 – Monday 24 August

An introduction to jazz improvisation is for woodwind and brass players who have reached a standard of at least Grade 3 on their instrument, but who have no experience of jazz improvisation.

Session 2 – Tuesday 25 August

The first 2 sessions will cover rhythm, phrasing, style, and the all important question – “how do I know what notes to play?!”

Session 3 – 26 August

The 3rd session will be live and interactive, and give the participants the chance to share what they have learned (if they want to!)

  • Monday 24, Tuesday 25 and Wednesday 26 August
  • 13.00 – 13.30 every day
  • Level or age: All levels and ages welcome
  • Session delivered LIVE
  • Own instrument required: Yes
  • Cost: £15 per student
  • Registration required: Yes
  • Maximum numbers: 6

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