I'm kvellin'! My son had recently participated in the Boysie Lowery Living Jazz Residency, a two-week artist residency -created to provide space to grow for young jazz artists (17-25) who are both composers and performers. At the end of the program, the participants performed their compositions...
Hey everyone! Here are some videos of my middle school jazz band from our performance at a jazz festival this past Friday. I hope you dig them! When listening, remember the fact that they are ages 11, 12, and 13! (no written solos here!!)
For anyone who may be interested, Allegheny College in Meadville, PA hosts a band camp for adult musicians every year in June. Conductors are Col. Timothy Foley (retired director of the US Marine Band) and Capt. Michelle Rakers (current assistant director of the US Marine Band). Other...
Hey guys. If anyone has free time, the Jakarta Jazz Festival's streaming live from Indonesia. Check it out:
Herbie Hancock's on right now, by the way.
Hello, I am currently a senior in high school looking to double major/minor in music next year. My primary instrument is the alto saxophone. I have never attended any summer music events and don't know much about this, but I looked at a bunch of summer programs on the Downbeat website and I've...