Scheduled Dates

6/24/2019   08:00 AM  05:00 PM
6/28/2019   08:00 AM  05:00 PM

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Immersion: Jazz Academy

Dates: 6/24/2019 to 6/28/2019
Schedule: Mo Fr 08:00 AM - 05:00 PM

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Located in : CCM Village- University of Cincinnati, TBD
Instructor: Jennifer Grantham

Regular: $400.00

Jennifer Grantham, director

CCM Jazz Academy offers an outstanding experience to study jazz performance with professional musicians in a variety of settings. Daily ensemble rehearsals will be augmented with classes in jazz theory, jazz arranging, improvisation and jazz listening, as well as Master Classes with guest artists and faculty members. Faculty includes CCM Preparatory and college instructors, along with guest artists and teachers. 

Auditions are required, but for placement only; all eligible students are accepted. Students may audition for placement in the Jazz Academy online via video submission.

Online Placement Audition

To audition online, submit a video to [email protected]. In the subject line of the email, include the student's name and the instrument (example: Jennifer Grantham, saxophone).

Audition Requirements

All students should prepare the following for their video audition

  • Drums: demonstrate 16 measures of the following: a swing beat (fast and medium), Latin beat (bossa), rock beat at various tempi, and a ballad using brushes; excerpt (click here to download)
  • All others: perform a chromatic scale, (displaying range); major scales (up to 3 sharps and 3 flats); excerpt (click here to download); head and 2 choruses of improvisation over a blues head of your choice
Grade Range: 9 - 12

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