Still Time To Register!
If you are still thinking about whether this is the year for you, there is STILL TIME to register … for ALL INSTRUMENTS including pianists and guitarists! — We have select spots available for Piano & Guitar for BOTH week-long sessions. Don’t miss out on what could be the jazz experience of a lifetime!
Read What Participants Are Saying About The Summer Jazz Workshops
Over the years, we’ve received thousands of comments from both past and current participants of the Jamey Aebersold Summer Jazz Workshops. Here is just a small sample of some of those comments.
“I was hearing, breathing, swinging & experiencing jazz as I never have before. Thank you, Mr. Aebersold!!! You and your supportive colleagues gave me the time of my life at your jazz workshop. I’ve gotten back to practicing piano and look forward to reaching some personal goals.”
Read What The Faculty Are Saying About The Summer Jazz Workshops
BASS/TUBA – Rich Armandi – “The chance to work side by side with such giants of Jazz like Rufus Reid and Jamey Aebersold is an unbelievable experience. The workshop is a week of total immersion in an art form we all truly love. Such an opportunity can and does change lives!!”
BASS – David Friesen – “The Jamey Aebersold Jazz Workshop is designed with the intention to provide each individual jazz student the highest quality of instruction from full time jazz musicians who are internationally known having the ability to communicate their knowledge with the student, and full time jazz instructors from major Universities. The students will experience a week of learning new skills on his or her own instrument, how to improve their ensemble playing skills, having the opportunity to hear a variety of jazz concerts every day by major jazz artists, making new friends and establishing a basic foundation for their lives to continue the learning process and improvement as a jazz player.”
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We are proud to welcome Walt Weiskopf to the 2017 Summer Jazz Workshops Faculty!
Saxophonist, composer and author Walt Weiskopf has made an impressive mark as both a leader and sideman with over a dozen critically acclaimed albums and countless sideman credits.
A dynamic player with enormous technical prowess, Weiskopf is equally well-regarded as a composer, with albums containing predominantly original work.
Meet The 2017 Drum Faculty
Attention Jazz Drummers! This is your chance to actually play with jazz musicians from all over the world. Be part of a jazz combo … piano, bass, drums, guitar, saxophones, trumpets, trombones and more. Intense, hands-on instruction with some of the world’s leading drum instructors will guide you in all forms of jazz including swing, latin, bossa, blues, and ballads. Read the full article …