Not Just Jazz Ensemble
About the Course
Keep playing all summer with the Not Just Jazz Ensemble. Designed for students passionate about jazz and all genres of music, students will take their musical and technical skill to the next level in this class led by our Cornish undergraduate faculty.
During this 8- session course, you'll explore various jazz styles and develop skills in improvisation, arranging, and ensemble performance. Through rehearsals, students will refine their technique and musicianship to be ready to join bands of all genres and write original music.
While this intensive may be taken independently, it is an elective that is designed to work in conjunction with our Musicianship Foundations program. Please see that description or email email@example.com if you have any questions.
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