CHET BAKER TRIBUTE
BLAST FROM THE PAST
These classes have been popular around New Zealand and have been attended by non-reading musicians, vocalists, drummers, classical musicians, teachers and graduates wanting to get back to learning basics again. ALL concluded that they had gained a lot out of it and for most it has been a fun and uplifting experience.
Brass Clinic Topics:
Jazz Improvisation Clinic:
The point of these classes is to begin to understand the sounds and function of chords and scales as used in the art of improvisation.
Over two sessions you will be taken step by step through a method of learning that will start you on the road to mastering the art of jazz harmony and playing or scattsinging logically and melodically through chord changes, starting with some very basic rules.
THIS KNOWLEDGE WILL:
YOU WILL LEARN:
The knowledge of all the above takes years to perfect. There are no short-cuts. Most top jazz players practice over an advanced version daily, but if you gain the correct information with a proven method of learning, progress will be a lot easier than guesswork. Build your steps "one brick at a time". Not only can you learn but you will be able to teach this very rewarding expressive art form using this method.
Questions and discussion are welcome. For more information contact Geoff.
PHONE: 021 446 374