New York Jazz Intensives Workshop Summer – General Information
Welcome to the New York Jazz Workshop 10th anniversary Jazz Summer Intensive. Since 2009 the New York Jazz Workshop has been providing excellence in Jazz education. If you are a musician and/or a singer looking to improve your musicianship, this is the right place. The New York Jazz Workshop’s 9th Jazz Intensive Summer series is going to be an incredible experience for both participants and teachers alike. Our program has been built on the wealth of knowledge that […]
Saxophone Summer Intensive – New York Jazz Workshop July 19th
About the Saxophone Intensive Bring your horn to the New York Jazz Workshop this summer! We are thrilled to present this special one-day intensive for saxophonists. This program is open to students of any type of saxophone. Syllabus to be posted soon. Topics: -Ear training, -Sound. -Technique and warm up routines / maintenance. -Voice leading and melodic development. -Creative practicing. -Organizing your practicing routine. -Improvisation principles, intervallic movements and melodic interpretation. -Sight reading. -Rhythmic developments. -Play – Play […]
New York Jazz Workshop – Improvisation, Composition Intensive
11am to 5pm
Learn the art of improvisation & Composition in our Summer Intensive Workshop – Jazz Improvisation & Composition with New York Jazz Workshop faculty members Marc Mommaas, Mark Sherman and, Tony Moreno. About the Jazz Improvisation & Composition Summer Program Marc Mommaas, Mark Sherman, and Tony Moreno are three jazz masters who have led this workshop in conservatories around the world, and have impeccably perfected the key components to teaching improvisation. This workshop on improvisation and composition covers […]
Arranging Techniques – New York Jazz Workshop
About the Jazz Arranging Techniques Program This one-day intensive is perfect for learning about how to arrange compositions for jazz ensembles big and small! Students will study and create work using the essential techniques required for jazz arranging such as proper notation, melodic alteration, reharmonization, and orchestration from small group to mid-sized jazz ensemble. Basic principles for big band arranging will be addressed as well. The work of historically important jazz arrangers will be studied (via recordings […]
Jazz Music Composition Workshop – New York
About the Jazz Music Composition Program Learn to write your own music! In this exciting 1-day intensive, students will learn about the process of creating original jazz compositions. By analyzing works from the jazz repertoire, participants will gain new incites into the roles of melody, harmony, improvisation, and form within a variety of compositions. Students will walk away inspired and encouraged to apply these techniques to their own compositions. Emphasis will also be placed on the “writing process” and […]
Guitar Intensive New York – Summer Clinic
11am to 5pm
This summer clinic guitar intensive is led by two of the world’s leading jazz guitar voices. About The Clinic Guitar Program Vic Juris, who teaches at the New School, has recorded and collaborated with jazz legends and has authored several educational guitar books. Kenny Wessel has played with the Ornette Coleman band for over 10 years. He is part of the NYJW faculty and tours the world with various groups. Along with special guest, Marc […]
Piano / Keyboard Intensive – Jazz Workshop
We are very excited to introduce our three-day Piano – Keyboard Intensive as part of our Summer Jazz Intensive Workshop series. About the Piano / Keyboard Intensive Program Immerse yourself in this special three-day summer intensive taught by three extraordinary pianists: Frank Kimbrough, Amina Figarova, and Jacob Sacks. Each day will be led by a different faculty member offering their unique perspective on comping, soloing, technique, and much more. Syllabus to be posted soon. Topics: -Ear […]
Vocal Intensive Beginner/Intermediate – Summer Jazz Workshop.
11am to 5pm
The Summer Workshop – Vocal Intensive for Beginner/Intermediate singers will allow you to learn what it takes to be a professional jazz vocalist. About the Vocal Intensive Jazz Program The beginner workshop is really about having fun while learning the fundamentals of jazz voice and overall basic vocal technique. This four day intensive workshop with Olivia Foschi is designed for beginner students who would like to learn how to control and develop their singing voice […]
Vocal Intensive Intermediate/Advanced- Summer Workshop.
We are very excited to introduce to you our three-day intensives as part of our Summer Jazz Intensive Workshops series. About the Vocal Intensive Intermediate Program Designed for singers of intermediate level (with some previous performance experience and/or vocal and musical studies), participants learn the fundamentals of healthy, functional vocal technique and their specific applications when singing jazz and other contemporary and improvisational styles of music. Based on the principles of Jeannette LoVetri’s Somatic Voicework™, Jocelyn’s methods of vocal pedagogy […]
Vocal Intensive Advanced – Summer Jazz Workshop.
11am to 5pm
Expand your voice. This summer vocal intensive is an opportunity for vocalists to improve their skills under the guidance of a true professional. About the Vocal Intensive Advanced Jazz Program The workshop is led by the multi-talented and accomplished, Fay Victor, who focuses on topics such as vocal styling, phrasing, ear training, rhythmic diversity, improvisation, vocal health, diction and more. Participants will also get a chance to share the stage with Fay during a live performance […]
All about Drums Intensive – Summer Jazz Workshop.
We are very excited to introduce to you our three-day intensives as part of our Summer Jazz Intensive Workshops series. About the Drums Intensive Program Explore rhythm, time, and drums in this special three-day summer intensive! The Drums Intensive will be taught by three masters of rhythm, including Ari Hoenig, Tony Moreno and Tim Horner. Each day will be led by a different faculty member offering their unique perspectives on rhythm, technique, and more. Syllabus to be […]
Brazilian Music Intensive Jazz Workshop.
Brazilian Music Intensive with Vitor Goncalvez and Vanderlei Pereira, Get hip to the sound and rhythms of Brazil. In this workshop, we will explore a variety of Brazilians styles, such as Bossa Nova, Samba, Partido Alto, Choro, Baião, Xote, Frevo, Maracatu and Ijexá. About the Brazilian Music Summer Intensive Musicians will have a chance to develop their skills on playing these styles, accompanying, improvising, and phrasing using the appropriate patterns, accents and articulations within each style. […]