Develop improvisation and ensemble skills in this intermediate-level jazz combo.
Section 1 Thursdays 12:00 – 2 pm
Section 2 Thursdays 2:15 – 4 pm
4/6 – 6/1 (9 weeks)
Performance Date: 6/8
Susan Muscarella, $380 (in-person)
Ensembles take place IN-PERSON at the California Jazz Conservatory.
All ensembles require a placement audition. For audition guidelines and to application instructions, please visit the Ensemble page here: https://jazzschool.cjc.edu/jazzschool-ensembles/
About Susan Muscarella
PhD in Musicology, University of Évora, Portugal. BA in Music Composition, UC Berkeley. Founding President, CJC, Inc.; Director, UC Jazz Ensembles 1984 – 89; composer, arranger and recording artist; performances at major clubs and festivals including Yoshi’s, Keystone Korner, Great American Music Hall and the Lighthouse, and Monterey, Berkeley and Concord Jazz Festivals; featured on Marian McPartland’s Piano Jazz on NPR; recipient of a 2008 “A Team” Award from the Jazz Journalists Association; former member of the Board of Directors, Chamber Music America; recipient of the 2018 Benjamin Ide Wheeler Award; panelist at the 2019 Jazz Congress.