Arrowbear Music Camp Jazz/Improv Sessions

JAZZ/IMPROV

Melodic jazz improvisation!

For instrumentalists entering 9th grade through college. Intense work on effectively creating melodic lines for a given chord structure. This session is for all melodic instruments (normal to jazz or not).

WHAT TO EXPECT

Intense work on effectively creating melodic lines for a given chord structure. Chris Stevens (Long Beach Poly High School) will head this session for all melodic instruments (normal to jazz or not).

2016 Instructors:

  • Chris Stevens, Long Beach Poly HS, CA
  • Doug Carter, professional pianist, Long Beach CA
  • Drew Zaremba, Award winning jazz saxophonist and arranger, University of North Texas

The Jazz/Improv Session ends in a Full Group Concert.

7:15 Breakfast and clean-up
8:20 Assembly and announcements
9:00 Rehearsal (breaks included)
12:15 Lunch- recreation (hiking, swimming, volleyball, ping pong, crafts and organized full group activities)
3:45 Group activity
4:30 Rest period
5:30 Dinner
6:20 Assembly/ singing/ announcements
6:45 Rehearsal
9:00 Evening activity
10:00 Campfire