Precollege Program

A weekly Saturday program open by audition for all teenagers aged 12 to 18 serious about studying jazz


Curriculum

Includes classes on

  • Improvisation
  • Ear training
  • Music theory
  • Composition/arranging
  • Jazz history/styles/analysis
  • Performance combos

Performances

Saturday May 4, 2019 along with others as schedule permits.


Calendar

A 20-week program designed around the busy teenage musician schedule of marching band and TMEA events. The program begins Saturday November 3, with 6 weeks of class before winter break and 14 weeks after.

* Exclude HS jazz midstate audition day December 8, 2019
* Exclude midstate jazz and band weekends January 12, 2019 & January 19, 2019
* Exclude Allstate Jazz weekend April 13 2019


Schedule:

9 to 10class
10:15 to 11:15class
11:15 to 12lunch
12 to 2ensemble
2 to 3lessons (optional)