Summer Jazz Institute: July 22- 27
"The Afternoon Jam"
Meets daily from 1:30-4:30pm
Level Beginning to intermediate.
All instruments and vocalists welcome.
This class would deal with roles of the different instruments, interpreting melody, chords,
improvisation and styles in a small jazz band.
We’ll figure out compositions by Duke Ellington, Herbie Hancock, Horace Silver,
Miles Davis, Sonny Rollins and various jazz standards are put together.
1:30-1:45 opening remarks/what
have you been
3:00-3:30 ear training/
"The Jazz Messengers"
Meets daily from 6:30-9:00pm
Level intermediate to advanced.
All instruments welcome.
The evening session would be a study of this iconic jazz album Art Blakey, Horace Silver, Hank
Mobley and Detroiters Donald Byrd and Doug Watkins. Compositions from Hank Mobley and
Horace Silver plus two standards arranged by Silver.
The Jazz Messengers (1956 album)
2. Nica’s Dream
3. It’s You Or No One
5. Carol’s Interlude
6. The End Of A Love Affair
- 7. Hank’s Symphony