Weekly rehearsals on Mondays 7 - 8 p.m.
Our Jazz program gives musicians at all levels an amazing opportunity to learn the rich history and fundamentals of jazz, while also forming mentored relationships with real-world professionals. Students will learn standard jazz repertoire in a group setting and then perform with their instructors at local venues in downtown Evergreen and the greater Denver area. Our unique program will allow students of any level to progress as far as they wish, and provide motivation by giving them venues to perform! If you are a young serious player or an adult wanting to get back into it, this is the class for you!
The introductory course is split up into multiple sections bringing jazz back to its blues roots. Students will discover about Mississippi Delta blues and how it served as a crucial stepping stone for development Dixieland Jazz music in the bayou itself, New Orleans. Next, students will learn the basics blues form and how to play blues chords and solo. Students will get the opportunity to demonstrate their knowledge in a showcase at the end of the course playing music of the famous Duke Ellington and Louie Armstrong as a class.
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