During our Jazz Skills Day, you will:
The day is aimed at all ‘front line’ instruments: saxophone, trumpet, trombone and clarinet. Pupils will be divided into three levels: new to jazz, intermediate jazz improvisers and advanced jazz improvisers. Please state which group you would like to join on the application form.
Iain, our guest tutor, is an internationally recognised saxophonist and composer. He is an active mentor and educator, sharing his musical, instrumental and compositional skills at top music conservatoires. He is also a recording artist with ECM records.
Ed is Head of Woodwind and Jazz at Wells
Cathedral School and a graduate of the Royal Academy of Music. He leads our resident Swing Machine Jazz Orchestra and has enjoyed an international freelance career, performing in both jazz and classical settings.
Nick is an original, exciting and heart-felt
improviser. A graduate of the jazz course at Trinity College of Music, he has performed at Ronnie Scotts and various jazz festivals around the UK. Nick is in great demand throughout the UK as a contemporary improviser.
Refreshments will be provided, but please bring a packed lunch
For more information, please contact Dominique Swain on 01749 834487 or [email protected]