Jazz, Lounge, & Cabaret, Class/Workshop

American Songbook Composer Series - It Don’t Mean A Thing If It Ain’t Got That Swing: Music of Ellington with Maye Cavallaro - ONLINE WORKSHOP

When: Sun., Sept. 27, 12-3 p.m., Sun., Oct. 11, 12-3 p.m. and Sun., Oct. 18, 12-3 p.m. 2020

Please note: This course will be conducted live via video conferencing. A computer or other device with a webcam and microphone and a reliable internet connection is required. Log-in information will be sent to students before the first class meeting! In this workshop we’ll explore and sing some of Ellington’s great songs, some known and some lesser known. We’ll also listen to how some jazz greats have interpreted these songs and get ideas for our own arrangements. Students are provided with 10 lead sheets for songs including practice-backing tracks. We’ll learn songs together as a group and share our ideas.

Price: $300 Advance; $315 Day Of Workshop

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