No class Feb. 19, due to holiday. Singers will learn about performing Jazz Standards through classroom instructions and also two opportunities to perform with Jeff Elliot's live jazz combo at SOhO a musical field trip (performance is optional). Students will also learn about finding their most comfortable key (pitch), styles of jazz, and the fun and exciting art and skill of 'sitting in' with and directing a live jazz combo. Singers also learn improvisation and composition through several techniques including 'Circle Singing', a technique developed by Bobby McFerrin.
Class meets Mon. Jan. 22nd throw Mon. Feb. 5th 6:15 - 8:15 pm, Schott, Room 20. With the exception of SOhO- jazz open mic field trip dates:
Mon. 2-5 7:30-9:30 pm SOhO Restaurant & Music Club
Mon. 3-5 7:30-9:30 pm SOhO Restaurant & Music Club