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2018 Jazz Festival

Summer Jazz Festival

Are you curious about improvisation?

Are you an experienced musician and/or educator looking for professional development opportunities?

Do you want a chance to collaborate with professional jazz musicians?

The program is designed for vocalists and instrumentalists of all ages (15+) and levels.

The topics will be included such as:

  • small and large ensembles,
  • instrumental and vocal master classes,
  • arranging, applied theory,
  • group warm up,
  • and embodiment and creativity master classes.

There will be a jam session and faculty concert every day and a final performance in the KPU Langley Auditorium to wrap things up on Saturday evening.

Our amazing group of instructors include award winning musicians such as:

And special guest clinicians:

Dates: Tuesday, July 3 – Saturday, July 7, 2018
9:00 am-4:30pm (Final Concert July 7 at 6:30pm)

Fee: $575.00 + GST

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"Jazz It Up" Elementary

For our younger musicians, we also have a ½ day Jazz It Up elementary available.

Leading the adventure will be the amazing musicians and music educators:

Dates: Tuesday, July 3 – Saturday, July 7, 2018

Ages: (8-12 yrs.) Morning Session, or (12-15 yrs.) Afternoon Session

Fee: $295.00 + GST

Jazz Instruments

 

Jazz Festival Schedule

9:00-10:00am Community Building and Musical Games (all)
10:00-11:00am Breakout – Beginners, Intermediate, Advanced
11-11:30am Master Classes
11:30-12:30pm Lunch (Jam Time)
1:00-2:00pm Concert
2:00-3:30pm Breakout Ensembles
3:30-4:30pm Big Band or Vocal jazz

Contact:  cps@kpu.ca or 604-599-2020

 

Final Concert

Saturday, July 7, 2018
6:30-9:00pm
Open Concert
Langley Auditorium

KPU Langley
20901 Langley Bypass
Langley, BC

RSVP for Concert