Vocal Performance Workshop (Jazz) – Virtual Auditing

From: $150.00 for 1 month

Vocal Performance Workshop (Jazz)

This class is great for vocalists looking to become more familiar with jazz or musical lovers who want to gain more knowledge about the vocal jazz idiom and have a richer listening experience.

It will help you open up your voice and be fluent in the musical language of improvisation. Explore Jazz history, Jazz music theory, swing and bossa nova styles, learn the foundations of vocal improvisation (scatting), learn tunes from the great American songbook, and most importantly learn how to make a song your own.

During these 8 weeks, virtual participants will have the opportunity to observe each class from beginning to end, learn how to lead a band, and sing (and improvise) as a group. Check out our in person option here!

Pay What You Can Options

If the $200 tuition is not within your budget, please consider our Pay What You Can option of $150. Our ability to offer this program with affordable options is contingent on those with the ability to pay full tuition choosing that option. If we do not have enough full priced tuition participants, this may result in cancelling the program.

Details

Rehearsals: Tuesdays, 6:30pm – 9pm ET | October 19 – December 7, 2021
Capacity: Unlimited audit participants
Tuition: $200 (Pay What You Can option of $150)
Rehearsal Location: A Zoom link will be shared with you

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Description

Vocal Performance Workshop (Jazz) – Virtual Attendance Option

This class is great for vocalists looking to become more familiar with jazz or musical lovers who want to gain more knowledge about the vocal jazz idiom and have a richer listening experience. 

It will help you open up your voice and be fluent in the musical language of improvisation. Explore Jazz history, Jazz music theory, swing and bossa nova styles, learn the foundations of vocal improvisation (scatting), learn tunes from the great American songbook, and most importantly learn how to make a song your own.

During these 8 weeks virtual participants will have the opportunity to follow along with all of the in person classes, learn how to lead a band, and sing (and improvise) as a group. Check out our in person attendance option here!

Week by Week Syllabus:

1. Week One: The Blues & Call and Response
2. Week Two: Swing & Phrasing
3. Week Three: Improvisation as a language: Scatting and Vocalese
4. Week Four: Arranging: Making a song your own
5. Week Five: Bossa Nova
6. Week Six: Ballads & space (it’s the notes you don’t play!)
7. Week Seven: How to lead a band
8. Week Eight: Final Performance

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COVID Safety

This is a virtual only option to attend class!

Refund Policy

AWT You(niversity) tuition is completely non-refundable for any reason whatsoever. Participants who withdraw from a program more than seven (7) days prior to their first class may transfer tuition toward a future program within one calendar year from the start of the initial program purchased. Participants who withdraw within seven (7) days from their first class are not eligible for a refund of any kind, will not be able to transfer tuition towards a future program, and are responsible for the full tuition amount regardless of how many monthly payments have incurred at the time of withdrawal.