Jazz & Latin Workshops offered in Natick, MA (just west of Boston, MA.)
Five-time GRAMMY winner Mark Walker leads instrumentalists and vocalists in a weekly Jazz and Latin Workshop designed to sharpen jazz performance skills. Beginning students learn basic chart reading, time-keeping and basic improvisation scales by working on Jazz standards. Students who continue to study will incorporate soloing, phrasing, and improvisation techniques while working on more advanced tunes.
What do you need to participate in the Jazz Workshop? Some proficiency on your instrument, a love of jazz! Instruments welcome to participate include drums, bass (electric, acoustic or upright,) piano, saxophone, clarinet, trumpet, trombone, violin, flute, guitar (electric or acoustic,) vocals and percussion.
Coolidge Hill Studio will provide drums, percussion, guitar amp, bass amp, piano. Workshops will also be recorded and available online for participants to review.
Classes are offered in Coolidge Hill Studio, located two miles south of downtown Natick, MA.
Classes are offered weekly and begin July 19th.
Wednesday: 7-9 pm
Saturday: 9:00-11:00 am
Saturday: 11:15 am -1:15 pm
Cost for instruction is $45 for a two hour workshop. $40 discount if pre-paying online for four workshops.
Cash, check or paypal accepted.
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