We are delighted to confirm the return of our Jazz Band, joining forces with Big Band members for the summer term from Tuesday 8 June. Please visit our google calendar for details of upcoming rehearsals. We look forward to seeing you soon!
If you would like to continue with a Virtual Music Centre Activity, please see a suitable one below.
Venue: Varndean School
Day/Time: Tuesday, 6 - 7.30pm
Leaders: Richard Baker and Peter Chivers
Jazz Band provides an opportunity for players to develop improvisation and reading skills, while exploring a broad range of music. Recent performances have included swing, blues and Latin classics, through to modern day pop and funk styles. For many students this is their first experience of playing in a specialist jazz ensemble.
For this term applications are invited from musicians who have reached grade 5 on saxophone, trumpet, trombone, drum kit, guitar, bass (acoustic or electric) and keyboard, with the required reading skills.