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Workshops

We offer a variety of workshops throughout the year, covering a wide range of topics and taught by some of the best artists and educators around. You can sign up for a single session or a short series, depending on your schedule and interests.

Our workshops are available online or in-person, as noted in each description, so no matter where you are, you can join in on the fun. And with a range of topics to choose from, you’re sure to find a workshop that’s right for you. Use the filters below to refine your search.

Adventures in Creativity: Strategies for Stimulating Spontaneous Self-Expression with Richard Niles

Saturday, June 1, 2 – 4 pm

Adventures in Creativity: Strategies for Stimulating Spontaneous Self-Expression with Richard Niles

In this workshop, Richard Niles presents many strategies developed during his 50-year career to stimulate creativity, with practical exercises for artists to develop their own voice.

Friendly Jazz Vocal Masterclass with Andrea Wolper

Saturday, June 1, Noon – 3 pm

Friendly Jazz Vocal Masterclass with Andrea Wolper

In this low-pressure masterclass, jazz vocalist and singing teacher Andrea Wolper will work with you to help your performance soar.

Universal Vocal Technique with Kalil Wilson

Sunday, June 2, 12:30 – 3:30 pm

Universal Vocal Technique with Kalil Wilson

Vocalist Kalil Wilson shares strategies for developing a balanced vocal sound.

Soloing on 12-bar Blues with Kenny Brooks

Sunday, June 2, 2 – 4 pm

Soloing on 12-bar Blues with Kenny Brooks

3-Part ONLINE Improv Series Each workshop in this hands-on, 3-part improvisation series focuses on a common jazz tune or chord progression.

Jazz Harmony and Improvisation with the Joel Frahm Trio

Saturday, June 15, 2 – 4 pm

Jazz Harmony and Improvisation with the Joel Frahm Trio

A workshop exploring musical communication in a trio format.

Soloing on Joy Spring with Charles McNeal

Sunday, June 16, 2 – 4 pm

Soloing on Joy Spring with Charles McNeal

3-Part ONLINE Improv Series Each workshop in this hands-on, 3-part improvisation series focuses on a common jazz tune or chord progression.

The Neuroscience of Improvisation, Behavior Change, and Addiction w/Bradley Vines

Sun. 6/23: 2–4 pm

The Neuroscience of Improvisation, Behavior Change, and Addiction w/Bradley Vines

This workshop explores overlapping brain processes involved in improvisation and habit formation.

George Van Eps: An Introduction for Six String Guitarists with Nick Rossi

Sun. 6/30: 12–3 pm

George Van Eps: An Introduction for Six String Guitarists with Nick Rossi

The consummate guitarists’ guitarist, George Van Eps spent most of life defining and refining an approach to playing the instrument.

Feel Like Singing The Blues? with Pamela Rose

3 Suns. 7/7 – 21: 12:30–3:30 pm

Feel Like Singing The Blues? with Pamela Rose

Blues is the most primal, powerful part of your soul, and singing it is more fun than you can possibly imagine.

Canta Brasil with Sandy Cressman

3 Wednesdays 6 – 8 pm, 7/10 – 24

Canta Brasil with Sandy Cressman

Add beautiful new material to your repertoire by learning classic Brazilian songs from the genres of samba, bossa nova, and choro.