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VegasNorthU – 2017 Performance Workshop Series – Adult Jazz Band For Beginners

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VegasNorthU is excited to host our second annual set of jazz band workshops this Fall 2017 in Toronto, ON, Canada, focusing on teaching the beginner musician how to play with and in a section, individual responsibilities, backing a singer, ensemble techniques and the necessary beginning skills of learning how to read swing and other styles.

This is a great chance for adults to get together and have fun while learning the basics of playing jazz while performing in a group. 

Each group will have a performance at the end of their semester. 

These 12 week semesters are for those players who used to play a long time ago and wish to get back into playing again and for players in ensembles already who wish to brush up their skills.

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This Fall, we are taking on the following instruments:

Alto Sax, Tenor Sax, Bari Sax, Flue, Clarinet, Trumpet, Trombone, Guitar, Bass, Drums, Piano 

Please contact us if you are interested in participating in our Fall 2017 semester.

“Many musicians do not get the opportunity to perform in a band or group since they feel their talent may not be up to par, their work schedules won’t allow the time to dedicate to it or their auditions do not go as well as hoped when they try out; hence why these workshop clinics were designed”

The Workshops are designed for the beginner adult musician to have a ton of fun rehearsing great charts. Ensemble blending, timing, stylistic interpretation, reading and balance techniques is only a few topics covered in these workshops.

VegasNorth’s 2017 Beginner Jazz Band Workshops

Fall Semester  – September 14 – November 30 (12 Week)

Breakdown of Fees
$30 per 2 hour workshop.
These fees will help cover the costs for the rehearsal clinic space, use of custom designed charts via VegasNorthU, the costs of outside clinicians and also the conductor.

***If a member/new member wishes to register in advance for two or more semesters throughout the year, please contact us to qualify for our loyalty discounts. Group discounts also available. Contact info@vegasnorth.ca for more details.

Thursday Evenings 7 pm – 9 pm

The group size can and will vary depending on everyone’s schedules from week to week but each week will include individual attention as well as full ensemble workouts.

The Spring Workshops are concluded and went extremely well so we encourage those interested to reach us for a spot this September.

FOR REGISTERED MUSICIANS, YOU CAN ACCESS THE ONLINE MUSIC LIBRARY FOR THIS COURSE HERE* VEGASNORTHU WORKSHOP MEMBERS PAGE

www.vegasnorth.ca

Contact us today through our site or by email at info@vegasnorth.ca if you wish to join in on our Fall Beginners’ Jazz Workshop Series and we will be glad to help you register.

***No cash refunds (owed credits can be applied towards other VegasNorthU classes/clinics/workshops or merchandise) VegasNorthU has a 24 hr cancellation policy.

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