Ages 14+ (open to adults)
A broad overview of the rich and varied history of jazz from the 1900s to the 1970s and beyond. Students will explore the major styles and innovators of jazz history including music from New Orleans early jazz, big band, bebop, cool, hard bop, free jazz, fusion, Latin jazz, and more with artists such as Louis Armstrong, Duke Ellington, Count Basie, Charlie Parker, Miles Davis, and others. Classes feature listening to recordings and videos. Class size limited to 8.
Jun 29 – Aug 12, Monday and Wednesday, 5:00-6:00pm