ACDA Summer Jazz Workshop: Working with Rhythm Sections

Tuesday, July 16 2013
Tacoma Community College
6501 S 19th St 6, Tacoma, Washington 98466
This workshop aims to give choral directors resources and information to help them develop and work with their student rhythm sections. Time will be spent on each instrument, discussing technique as well as how to realize chord charts, work on feel and groove and how to ask for and get the sound you want.
10 – 11:10 – Piano with Kirk Marcy from Edmonds Community College
11:20 – 12:30 – Bass with Stephen Kennedy from Todd Beamer HS
12:30 – 1:30 – Lunch (on your own)
1:30 – 2:40 – Drums with Matthew Pelandini from Franklin Pierce HS
2:50 – 4:00 – Working as a trio: discussion and Q&ACost: $10 for ACDA members
$15 for non-members payable “at the door.” However, please RSVP to Charlotte Reese:  charlottereese (at) gmail.comParticipants who are also planning on attending the WA ACDA Summer Institute may request accommodations at UPS for Tuesday night on their Summer Institute registration.

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