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California Jazz Conservatory

Janeare Ashley 7/11/14 8PM 2014-07-11 20:00:00 2014-07-11 22:00:00

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Known for smooth, dark-hued contralto and vocal stylings reminiscent of Sarah Vaughan, Rising star vocalist Janeare Ashley took 1st place...

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THE VOCAL IMMERSION SERIES – THE SCHOOL OF THE GETDOWN with Faye Carol Part 1 7/12/14 10AM - 4PM 2014-07-12 10:00:00 2014-07-12 16:00:00

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[caption id="attachment_11582" align="alignnone" width="600"] Faye Carol • SATURDAY & SUNDAY, JULY 12 & 13, 10 AM In this 2-day intensive,...

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Erika Oba 7/12/14 8PM 2014-07-12 20:00:00 2014-07-12 22:00:00

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Merging their backgrounds in Western classical music, jazz, electronic music, and experimental improvisation, the newly formed Erika Oba...

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INTRO TO PANDEIRO with Ami Molinelli 7/13/14 11:30AM - 1:30PM 2014-07-13 11:30:00 2014-07-13 13:30:00

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Percussionist Ami Molinelli discusses pandeiro technique, styles and rhythms from northeast Brazil, in addition to choro and samba. The...

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MUSIC BUSINESS WORKSHOP with Mimi Fox 7/13/14 11:30AM - 1:30PM 2014-07-13 11:30:00 2014-07-13 13:30:00

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A valuable overview of the current state of the music business with acclaimed guitarist, author and educator Mimi Fox. Topics covered...

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THE LANGUAGE OF JAZZ HARMONY with Greg Johnson 7/13/14 2PM - 4PM 2014-07-13 14:00:00 2014-07-13 16:00:00

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[caption id="attachment_11595" align="alignnone" width="650"] Greg Johnson • SUNDAY, JULY 13, 2 PM[/caption] Saxophonist Greg Johnson...

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CHART WRITING FOR VOCALISTS with Stephanie Bruce 7/13/14 2PM - 4PM 2014-07-13 14:00:00 2014-07-13 16:00:00

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Clear, clean and accurate lead sheets are a must and this workshop shows you how to create professional quality charts using notation...

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SF Early Music Society 7/13/14 4:30PM 2014-07-13 16:30:00 2014-07-13 18:30:00

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  The California Jazz Conservatory and The San Francisco Early Music Society have established an exciting affiliation that delights both...

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XD 7 7/13/14 8PM 2014-07-13 20:00:00 2014-07-13 22:00:00

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 Comprised of seven rising stars of the NYC jazz scene, XD 7 creates a high-energy fusion of modern jazz with elements of rock, funk, R&B...

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Malachi Whitson Quintet 7/18/14 8PM 2014-07-18 20:00:00 2014-07-18 22:00:00

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The Malachi Whitson Quintet is a new project inspired by the music of Art Blakey. Join this dynamic quintet as they dive into the realm of...

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THE VOCAL IMMERSION SERIES – SING YOUR STORY with Ellen Robinson 7/19/14 10AM - 4PM 2014-07-19 10:00:00 2014-07-19 16:00:00

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The songs you choose, the lyrics, the tempo and rhythmic style, how you introduce a song, your attire and they way you use your voice to...

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Nick Lamb 7/19/14 8PM 2014-07-19 20:00:00 2014-07-19 22:00:00

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Pianist Nick Lamb breaks jazz barriers with this new group. The sounds of the past, present, and future come together in this musical...

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Billy Buss 7/20/14 4:30PM 2014-07-20 16:30:00 2014-07-20 18:30:00

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Billy Buss B-Squared Jazz Productions Presents: Scenes From A DreamTrumpeter, composer and bandleader Billy Buss is emerging as a young...

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Dan Montgomery Quartet featuring Sam Priven 7/20/14 8PM 2014-07-20 20:00:00 2014-07-20 22:00:00

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The music of New York bassist Dan Montgomery ranges widely in style and character but shares a desire for emotional directness and fierce...

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Sturdy Adams 7/25/14 8PM 2014-07-25 20:00:00 2014-07-25 22:00:00

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The California Jazz Conservatory is proud to support new and emerging talent. Enjoy an evening of musical selections with this talented...

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THE VOCAL IMMERSION SERIES – THE JAZZ VOCAL ARTIST with Kellye Gray 7/26/14 10AM - 4PM 2014-07-26 10:00:00 2014-07-26 16:00:00

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In this 2-day immersion workshop with award-winning jazz singer Kellye Gray, mornings are about technique, word-play and games. Afternoons...

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THE SINGER’S TOOL BOX with Maye Cavallaro 7/26/14 12PM - 7/27/14 3PM 2014-07-26 12:00:00 2014-07-27 15:00:00

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Do you love to sing but are mystified as to how to communicate with other musicians? This workshop is for you! Topics covered include:...

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Mike Quigg’s Second Home Trio 7/26/14 8PM 2014-07-26 20:00:00 2014-07-26 22:00:00

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Enjoy a night of original jazz compositions with Mike Quigg and his trio. Featuring Javier Santiago on piano, Zac Brown on bass, Mike Quigg...

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THE METRONOME IS YOUR FRIEND with Paul Mehling 7/27/14 11:30AM - 1:30PM 2014-07-27 11:30:00 2014-07-27 13:30:00

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Returning with his popular workshop for musicians and singers of all levels, Mehling demonstrates a range of practice techniques making...

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SECRETS OF GYPSY JAZZ GUITAR with Paul Mehling 7/27/14 2PM - 4PM 2014-07-27 14:00:00 2014-07-27 16:00:00

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This workshop focuses on various aspects of Gypsy jazz guitar in the tradition of the legendary Django Reinhardt. Topics include rhythm,...

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Drunk with Song: A Concert by Barry Warren 7/27/14 4:30PM 2014-07-27 16:30:00 2014-07-27 18:30:00

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Known for his discerning taste and soaring delivery, Barry invites you to share in a delightful selection of rediscovered songs too...

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Vocal Jam Session 7/27/14 7PM 2014-07-27 19:00:00 2014-07-27 21:00:00

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The Jazzschool Community Music School Vocal Department presents a monthly jazz vocal jam session, hosted by Angharad Jones. All are...

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High School Intensive Performance 8/1/14 8PM 2014-08-01 20:00:00 2014-08-01 22:00:00

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The week-long High School Jazz Intensive culminates in a performance of top high school jazz instrumentalists alongside an incredible...

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THE ART OF BRUSH PLAYING with Jon Arkin 8/2/14 3:15PM - 5:15PM 2014-08-02 15:15:00 2014-08-02 17:15:00

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Brushes are among the most effective and essential tools available for drummers when playing in an acoustic jazz context. This workshop...

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CJC Student Performances 8/2/14 6PM 2014-08-02 18:00:00 2014-08-02 22:00:00

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The California Jazz Conservatory presents end-of-semester performances by a variety of student ensembles.

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IMPROVISING COMPOSITIONALLY with Erik Jekabson 8/3/14 11:30AM - 1:30PM 2014-08-03 11:30:00 2014-08-03 13:30:00

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Participants study classic jazz solos and work on improvising “compositionally” — structuring their solos with connecting threads and an...

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UNSUNG GEMS FROM THE GREAT AMERICAN SONGBOOK with Maye Cavallaro 8/3/14 12PM - 3PM 2014-08-03 12:00:00 2014-08-03 15:00:00

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The Great American Songbook is a collection of tunes written from 1930 to 1950 and is a vital part of the repertoire of jazz musicians....

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JAZZ BASS LINES FOR NON-BASSISTS with Rob Ewing 8/3/14 2PM - 4PM 2014-08-03 14:00:00 2014-08-03 16:00:00

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A step-by-step approach to constructing effective walking bass lines over standard jazz harmony. Recommended for pianists, arrangers and...

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TOCA Y CANTA: HAND TO VOICE COORDINATION with Edgardo Cambón 8/3/14 2PM - 4PM 2014-08-03 14:00:00 2014-08-03 16:00:00

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Ever tried to sing and play a shaker, claves, guiro, maracas or tambourim at the same time? Students learn the basics of these hand...

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Arabelle Schoenberg & Kanoa Mendenhall 8/3/14 4:30PM 2014-08-03 16:30:00 2014-08-03 18:30:00

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The California Jazz Conservatory is proud to support new and emerging talent. Enjoy an evening of musical selections with these talented...

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Blues Vocal Jam with Pamela Rose 7/6/14 7PM

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Take the stage and sing the blues with a killer band! Hosted by acclaimed vocalist Pamela Rose, this special Jazzschool vocal jam session...

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Kavita Shah 7/6/14 4:30PM

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Hailed by Downbeat Magazine as the "Best Graduate Jazz Vocalist" (2012) and winner of the ASCAP Herb Alpert Young Jazz Composers Award...

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The Logan Kane New Music Ensemble 7/5/14 8PM

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Logan Kane is a 17-year old upright bassist and composer making a name for himself on the Bay Area creative music scene. This concert will...

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Akira Tana and Otonawa 6/29/14 4:30PM

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Drummer Akira Tana leads Otonowa, presenting jazz interpretations of Japanese folk and pop melodies, some dating as far back as the 18th...

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Vocal Jam 6/22/14 7PM

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The Jazzschool presents a monthly jazz vocal jam session, hosted by Angharad Jones. All are welcome! Singers should bring three copies of...

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The Holly Martins — Live Recording Session 2 6/22/14 4:30PM

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A groundbreaking and virtuosic trio of voice, saxophone and guitar, The Holly Martins is dedicated to exploring the boundaries of jazz and...

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The Holly Martins — Live Recording Session 1 6/21/14 8PM

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A groundbreaking and virtuosic trio of voice, saxophone and guitar, The Holly Martins is dedicated to exploring the boundaries of jazz and...

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Dick Conte Birthday Celebration 6/13/14 8PM

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[caption id="attachment_5263" align="alignnone" width="650"] Dick Conte[/caption] Pianist Dick Conte and friends celebrate his birthday in...

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SOUND ADVICE FOR SAXOPHONE with Marcus Stephens 6/8/14 2PM - 4PM

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This workshop is designed to help saxophonists develop and refine their approach to sound production. Topics include equipment (saxophone...

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JAZZ PIANO HISTORY with Larry Vuckovich 6/8/14 12PM - 3PM

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For both musicians and fans, renowned pianist Larry Vuckovich offers a unique workshop highlighting the history of jazz piano. Larry will...

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Mike Zilber's Weather Wayne 6/1/14 4:30PM

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One of the most important jazz composers and saxophonists of the past fifty years, Wayne Shorter has penned a remarkable number of...

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MELODIC MINOR HARMONY with Mark Levine 6/1/14 11AM - 1PM

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The harmony derived from the melodic minor scale is an essential element of the sound of modern jazz, with its minor-major, lydian...

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iiii with William O’Daly 5/31/14 8PM

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The emerging jazz group iiii is joined by William O’Daly, award-winning poet and acclaimed translator of Chilean Nobel laureate Pablo...

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Wiener Kids & The Wiener Kids Family Band 5/30/14 8PM

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Drummer and composer Jordan Glenn's long standing trio, Wiener Kids perform new pieces as well as classics from their back catalog. The...

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Vocal Jam Session 5/25/14 7PM

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The Jazzschool Community Music School Vocal Department presents a monthly jazz vocal jam session, hosted by Angharad Jones. All are...

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Ann Brewer 5/25/14 4:30PM

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Ann Brewer performs an eclectic mix of songs including bluesy jazz standards, pop and original tunes. Featuring Ross Gualco on piano, Ray...

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THE ART OF BOOGIE WOOGIE PIANO with Wendy DeWitt 5/25/14 2PM - 4PM

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This workshop covers boogie woogie basics for the left hand, the intricacies of adding right hand improvisations, and how to build your...

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THE DELIBERATE MUSICIAN — MENTAL SKILLS TRAINING with Les Wise 5/25/14 12PM - 3PM

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For anyone looking for an edge, this workshop is designed to equip musicians with the mental skills necessary for becoming consistent,...

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BEATLES CHOIR with Ellen Robinson 5/25/14 11AM - 1PM

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Sing the timeless music of the Beatles in 3- and 4-part harmony and enjoy their songs in a whole new way. Work from written choral...

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Kyra Gordon 5/23/14 8PM

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California Jazz Conservatory students Kyra Gordon presents her final project. Expect a wide range of jazz, folk and soul during Kyra...

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Laurie Antonioli and the American Dreams Band 5/18/14 4:30PM

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This afternoon concert is a celebration of Laurie's unique repertoire and original music. The afternoon will feature a variety of material...

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BLUES & RHYTHM CHANGES — JUST FOR JAZZ PIANISTS with Mark Levine 5/18/14 2PM - 4PM

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Blues and rhythm changes continue to be the most commonly played chord progressions in jazz, largely because they are both highly pliable...

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SO YOU WANNA WRITE A SONG! with Kenneth Helman 5/18/14 2PM - 4PM

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In this exciting three-session workshop, students will collaborate in writing one song together. From choosing a subject, to writing a...

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BEGINNING BOSSA NOVA GUITAR with Ian Faquini 5/18/14 11:30AM - 1:30PM

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This workshop covers basic guitar chord shapes and progressions common in Brazilian music by examining the songs of great composers such as...

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DROP 2 — PIANO MAGIC WITH JUST FOUR NOTES with Mark Levine 5/18/14 11AM - 1PM

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Jazz pianists from Art Tatum through Mulgrew Miller have played “Drop 2,” a technique that creates rich harmonies using a maximum of four...

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Tony Owen, Aaron Hipschman & Chris Sullivan 5/16/14 7PM

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California Jazz Conservatory students Tony Owen, Aaron Hipschman and Chris Sullivan present their final projects.Guitarist Tony Owen brings...

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CJC Student Performances 5/11/14 4:30PM

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California Jazz Conservatory students take the stage for this end-of-semester performance series. Come hear exciting music from Mads...

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ADVANCED IMPROVISATIONAL TECHNIQUES with Billy Buss 5/11/14 2PM - 4PM

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Trumpeter Billy Buss introduces contemporary improvisational techniques including motivic development, tonal magnetism, the use of...

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Music Fundamentals: Back to basics with Tony Owen 5/11/14 2PM - 4PM

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A workshop reviewing the fundamentals of music, including major scales, major scale harmony and the modes, and their use in improvisation....

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CJC Student Performances 5/10/14 7PM

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California Jazz Conservatory students take the stage for this end-of-semester performance series. Come hear exciting sets from our many...

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