Jazz Program

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Program Level Classical Program Requirements
Elementary Jazz Program
Session A
June 11 - June 22
  • For Bass, Drums, Guitar, Piano or Winds.
  • Entering grades 2-5 in the fall/ ages 6-10.
  • Has studied their instrument for 1-3 years.
Intermediate A Jazz Program
Session A
June 11 - June 22
  • For Bass, Drums, Guitar, Piano or Winds.
  • Entering grades 3-7 in the fall/ages 8-12. (Younger students may enroll with Teacher Recommendation)
  • Has studied their instrument for 1 or more years.
  • Music Proficiency level 1.5 or above and/or has completed Book 1 of a standard music series in their instrument.
  • Pianists should have some experience in reading chord symbols.
Intermediate B Jazz Program
Session B
July 2 - July 13
Session c
July 16-July 27
  • For Bass, Drums, Guitar, Piano or Winds.
  • Entering grades 7-12/ages 12-17. (Younger students may enroll with Teacher Recommendation)
  • Has studied their instrument for 2 or more years.
  • Music Proficiency level 2.5 or above If part of a school ensemble.
  • Pianists should have some experience in reading chord symbols.
  • Dorm Program available.
Advanced Jazz Program
Session B
July 2 - July 13
Session C
July 16-July 27
  • For Bass, Drums, Guitar, Piano or Winds.
  • Entering grades 7-12/ages 12-17. (Younger students may enroll with Teacher Recommendation)
  • Should be at an “Advanced level of musical ability to participate.
  • If part of a school ensemble, should be performing at Music Grade level 5.0 or above.
  • Should have some experience in the skill of improvisation.
  • Pianists should have experience in reading chord symbols.
  • Dorm Program available.
Honors Jazz Program
Session B
July 2 - July 13
Session C
July 16-July 27
  • For Bass, Drums, Guitar, Piano, Winds, and Voice.
  • Entering grades 7-12 in the fall/ages 12-17. (Younger students may apply with a Teacher Recommendation.)
  • If part of a school ensemble, should be performing at Music Grade level 6.0 or above.
  • Should be at an “Advanced” level.
  • A recommendation from your music teacher is required.
  • An audition demo is required: 10 minutes maximum. All auditions must be submitted as high quality video files or a You Tube link.