$140

The Village School High School Jazz Band Camp, June 2019

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North Naples Church

6000 Goodlette-Frank Road

Naples, FL 34109

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Monday, June 3rd – Thursday, June 13th, 2019
Monday –Thursday each week from 12:30pm-2:30pm

This camp is open to all current 8th grade students going into 9th grade and all current high school band students. You do not need jazz experience to attend this camp, Students will be placed in appropriate ensemble according to skill level. Students will need to bring their own instruments for this camp. Piano, drum set, and bass amplifier will be provided.

At This Camp Students will:
• Perform jazz music of various styles including swing, latin, and rock
• Learn basic and advanced improvisation skills
• Learn about some of the musicians who influenced the history of jazz
• Rehearse under world class jazz artists
• Listen to concerts by world class jazz artists
• Perform a concert for parents at the end of camp
• Concert will be on Thursday June 13th at Noon

This Camp Will Feature the following world class jazz artists as instructors:

Lew Delgatto – Lew spent 30 years as a member of the Saturday Night Live Band and also recorded with Frank Sinatra, The Rolling Stones, Aretha Franklin and Buddy Rich.

Dan Miller – Dan has played and recorded with the Woody Herman Band, Harry Connick Jr Big Band, Maynard Ferguson, Wynton Marsalis and Tom Jones.

Jeff Ruppert – Jeff is the Director of Jazz Studies at The University of Central Florida and has played and recorded with Maynard Ferguson, Sam Rivers, Mel Tormé, Diane Schuur and Benny Carter.

Brandon Robertson - Director of Jazz Studies at Florida Gulf Coast Universtiy and has performed with the Count Basie Orchestra.

For more info contact Steve DeLadurantey at steved@nnumc.org

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North Naples Church

6000 Goodlette-Frank Road

Naples, FL 34109

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