GET JAZZ SMART
GET JAZZ SMART offers virtual lectures for adults who want to learn more about a wide variety of jazz music and history topics – from its origins and cultural influences, innovators and torch bearers, to its evolution of styles. Each class consists of guided discussion, active listening to exemplary recordings, and an interactive atmosphere via Zoom. No instruments required! GET JAZZ SMART classes are just $25 per household for two class sessions held via Zoom. Link will be sent to you upon registration.
Get Jazz Smart: The Evolution of Jazz Drumming (Week 1)
with Ryan Anthony
We will examine the development of the drum set and its use in a variety of jazz styles. Key figures who contributed to the evolution of the instrument and the way it is played will be explored from New Orleans Trad Jazz to Bebop and beyond. This class is intended for jazz aficionados and those who would like to learn more about jazz! Instruments not required! The class will consist primarily of active listening to exemplary recordings with interspersed guided discussion.
November 24 at 7:00-8:30pm
$15 per household (class link sent upon registration)