The JTole Summer Jazz Camp is a one-of-a-kind experience for students in Grades 6-12 who want to study jazz or start playing jazz. The camp runs Monday through Friday, July 8- July 19 from 1:00 pm.-5:00 pm. each day.
During the two-week program, students have the opportunity to play in a big band as well as in a small group. A variety of clinics are offered, with a focus on learning a specific instrument, improvisation and how to practice in an efficient way. Students are guided by some of the most accomplished jazz musicians and educators in the world.
Each student will learn to play jazz at their specific level and progress to their potential. Students will be assessed and placed in groups based on both experience and ability.
- Beginners - will receive the support required to have a positive introduction to jazz
- Advanced students - will have opportunities to play with professional musicians and other advanced students
The JTole experience culminates into an exciting public performance, showcasing the student groups along with some special guests!