jazz and improvised music


 

May 13 Berry Jazz 2017 - young berry jazz workshop
DATE Saturday 13 May 2017
TIME Workshop: 10am - 12pm
Performance : 2pm
VENUE Berry School of Arts
TICKETS Workshop: $15
Performance: $5 (full price)/$10 (families 2 adults & 2 children)
BOOK ONLINE or call 9036 6292
 
 
Be part of the 3rd Annual Berry Jazz festival and jam with some of Australia’s best jazz artists under the direction of Eric Dunan, Director of Jazz Studies at the Wollongong Conservatorium of Music.
 
Participants will spend the morning learning and rehearsing some new songs  to perform as part of the festival.  Some of Sydney’s most celebrated jazz artists will join them for a special afternoon performance which will also include the Wollongong Conservatorium Jazz Orchestra

 
ELIGIBILITY
You must be 9 to 18 years of age, be able to read standard music notation at a basic level and play one of the following instruments: flute, oboe, clarinet, saxophone, trumpet, trombone, baritone, tuba, violin, bass guitar or percussion.

Please note that places are strictly limited for keyboard, piano  and guitar players. If you wish to join on one of these instruments you must contact Eric Dunan directly before registering.
 
SCHEDULE  

9.30am   Arrive and sign in at Berry School of the Arts. Please note that this is when you will receive your music when you sign in
10am-12pm
Rehearsal of songs with Eric Dunan
12-1.30pm
Break (Head over to Apex Park for performance of Queen Porter Stomp
2-3:30pm
Jam Band Performance with special guests plus special performance by the Wollongong Conservatorium of Music Jazz Orchestra
  

To register please email SIMA with name age and instrument by Tuesday 9 May or phone 02 90366292 for more information.