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The Lost Repertoire of Jazz. This will involve putting into practice concepts studied that morning. Learning some blues tunes, rehearsing the numbers, constructive criticism of improvisation and the ensemble.
Studying the role of each instrument within the particular style. Areas covered will include how harmony and melody are best interpreted on the instrument; improvisation, scales and patterns.
Practical issues will also be covered such as breathing, embouchure, intonation and creating a good tone. All students will be encouraged to attend and ask questions.
Particularly confident saxophone students will be invited to play with the tutors. These could include individual practice time; extra tuition in the areas covered that day; small group rehearsals for the evenings jam; classes in particular areas requested by students, or simply enjoying the area and relaxing with a glass of wine.
Music will be drawn mainly from the standard jazz repertoire. This is also a chance for students to suggest music they would like to play, and for tutors to learn the strengths and weaknesses of course members in order to better structure lessons to their needs.
In past years students jammed far into the early hours with short breaks for drinks in the bar and a quick game of "Kinito", the local dice game. This session is unsupervised and students take responsibility for organising their own bands and music.
NB the "Cave" where the jam sessions will be held is in the basement of a different tower to the sleeping accommodation, and behind several feet of mediaeval masonryso those students wanting an early night will be free to do so undisturbed.
There are no individual lessons because of lack of time but every singer does get individual attention and coaching on their solo and lead performances from tutors. We aim for a maximum of sixteen vocal students. This programme runs alongside the " Intensive " jazz instrumental course which consists of five workshop bands.
The Classes will explore a wide variety of repertoire and improvisation approaches whilst also dealing with physical vocal technique and song interpretation. The Repertoire will cover a wide range of styles from jazz standards, blues, and latin with an emphasis on improvisation and the jazz idiom from the "Great American Song Book".
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