Brazilian Ensemble

Summer 2024 (5 sections)

Brazilian Ensemble
Age Adult
Event Type Class
Department Ensembles
Day Thu, Tue, Wed
Instructor Marcos Silva
Status inperson event

Study and perform the classic and contemporary Brazilian jazz repertoire of Ivan Lins, Dori Caymmi, Toninho Horta, Antonio Carlos Jobim, and instructor Marcos Silva. Vocalists are welcome!

Section 1: Tuesdays 6 – 7:30 pm
Section 2: Tuesdays 8 – 9:30 pm
7/9 – 8/20 (7 weeks)
Section 3: Wednesdays 6 – 7:30 pm
Section 4: Wednesdays 8 – 9:30 pm
7/10 – 8/21 (7 weeks)
Section 5: Thursdays 6 – 7:30 pm
7/11 – 8/22 (7 weeks)
Marcos Silva, $290

Please note: This class culminates in a performance in the final week of the term (week 7). All Jazzschool student performances are free and open to the public! Please confirm your availability for the performance date (the week 7 class meeting date) before finalizing your registration in this class.

Ensembles take place IN-PERSON at the California Jazz Conservatory.

Audition with Marcos Silva is required. New and Returning ensemble members, please call Marcos to schedule a consultation at 925-323-2580.

About Marcos Silva
National and international performing and recording artist, composer, arranger, producer, educator; performed with Leny Andrade, Emilio Santiago, Marcio Montarroyos, Jon Lucien, Claudio Roditi; Music Director, arranger, keyboards for Flora Purim, Airto, Toninho Horta, Paquito D’Rivera, Bud Shank, Ricardo Silveira, Dori Caymmi, Nana Caymmi, Danilo Caymmi, Edu Lobo, Joyce; leader, Marcos Silva and Intersection.