THE TUTORS FOR 2020
Ed Jones – saxes
Jason Yarde – saxes
Andy Hague – trumpet
Fini Bearman – voice
Jez Franks – guitar
Jonathan Taylor – piano
Dudley Philips – bass
Keith Michael – drums
ABOUT THE COURSE
This is a six day course for instrumentalists and vocalists seeking to develop their jazz playing skills and experience alongside other like-minded jazz lovers and a first-class team of tutors.
The course is open to people from a wide range of backgrounds and experience – from beginner to advanced – and gives the chance to discover and build new techniques, gain valuable playing experience in a variety of small, medium , and large ensembles exploring a variety of styles and idioms, and as well as exploring new repertoire.
The six day course offers a the comprehensive range of learning and playing opportunities looking into rhythm, harmony, improvisation, comping, soloing, rehearsal, performance, and the vital ingredients of confidence and fun!
The course welcomes players with wide range of backgrounds and interests, and is available for both residential and course only members. Special features of the week include daily evening live sessions at a nearby local venue, and a final night concert on campus which is open to family and friends.
The course facilities at Falmouth University are well-equipped with purpose built music practice, rehearsal, and performance studios. The campus accommodation and eating options are well appointed, and there is a full time pastoral care provision for under 18’s.
A fantastic week of jazz discovery and music making takes place set in the spacious green Penryn Campus, making this a stimulating and relaxing Cornish hang!
FEES AND BOOKING A PLACE
Adults – full course only places (£470);
Earlybird discount (£420) available till 20 April 2020;
deposit (£100) with later balance (£320 before 15 April, or £370 after);
Students (over 14yrs) – basic student discount (£220), also a limited number of bursary discount places available;
Local developing jazz artists – a limited number of bursaries available.
For bursary or any other inquiries, please email to: firstname.lastname@example.org