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Jazz Piano Basics

If you’ve always dreamed of learning how to play your favorite jazz tunes on the piano, this class is for you! In this two-week course, non-beginner piano students learn basic jazz theory, chords, and notation skills while applying them to the piano. Please note: Some...

Recording Jazz Ensemble

This jazz-focused combo offers students an opportunity to learn about ensemble playing while also exploring modern day music recording. Students create a recording and take part in the entire process from to recording to mixing and mastering, over the course of 8...

Recording Jazz Ensemble

This jazz-focused combo offers students an opportunity to learn about ensemble playing while also exploring modern day music recording. Students create a recording and take part in the entire process from to recording to mixing and mastering, over the course of 8...

Jazz Ear Training

This class focuses on the development of fundamental ear training skills with an emphasis on jazz. Students learn to identify the melodies, basic harmony, and rhythms that are essential elements of the jazz tradition. The class examines examples from legendary jazz...

Maryland Jazz Band – Spring

The Maryland Jazz Band is designed for middle school and high school students new to ensemble playing who wish to study and perform jazz. Throughout the semester, students study jazz repertoire, develop improvisation skills, and build on their ability to work as a...