Jazz Pedagogy for Music Educators
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Jazz Pedagogy for Music Educators

Participants in this course will focus on Jazz Pedagogy for the Music Educator. Topics in this seminar will include an overview of jazz history and styles, section coaching, programming, and repertoire for beginners to advanced players. Effective rehearsal management, rehearsal structure, and motivational techniques will be explored. We will share ideas on how to create an atmosphere conducive to a jazz feel and the freedom to improvise. Participants will gain familiarity with various literature sources that include jazz combo, jazz ensemble, and vocal solo/jazz choir. There will be opportunities to listen and watch video recordings of jazz performances. Various guest artists will be invited to share topics specific to their instrument.


Session Dates & Times

Workshop Session II , July 9, 2018 - July 13, 2018
  • Monday, 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
  • Tuesday, 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
  • Wednesday, 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
  • Thursday, 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
  • Friday, 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM


  • Fuller - Rm. #120

Prerequisite Courses (CRN #)

  • None


  • $735.00