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Swing University: A Beginner’s Guide to Jazz

    

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This event began 2021-02-10 and repeats every week on Tuesday until 2021-03-03

presented by Victoria Jazz Society

Jazz at Lincoln Center's Swing University:
A Beginner’s Guide to Jazz

 
FREE TO ATTEND VIA ZOOM! 
 
4 Tuesdays from 4:00PM - 5:00PM PST 
February 9, 16, 23, and March 2, 2021


PLEASE NOTE THESE CLASSES ARE VIRTUAL AND TAKE PLACE VIA ZOOM.
 
FIRST COME, FIRST SERVED BASIS TO 100 PARTICIPANTS.

 
Class #1 on Feb. 9: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/73770087241
Class #2 on Feb. 16: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85149821335
Class #3 on Feb. 23: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81151546937
Class #4 on Mar. 2: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81035669670

These links will remain open to the first 100 clicks at the time of each class, and does not guarantee your attendance.

In this fun and informal introduction to Jazz will be instructed by Seton Hawkins, Director of Public Programs and Education Resources at Jazz at Lincoln Center. He will guide you through the history and development of various jazz styles. You'll learn to hear the many details that make this music so endlessly fascinating and fun, and you'll be introduced to some of Jazz's most iconic recordings of all time! No prior musical knowledge is required; just bring your ears.

At JALC, Seton oversaw the creation and expansion of the Jazz Academy media library, creating the largest free video library in the world dedicated to jazz pedagogy. He leads the organization’s Swing University teaching initiative, while also hosting all public programs at Jazz at Lincoln Center and giving free pre-concert lectures. In addition, Seton has worked as a producer, manager, publicist, radio DJ, and advocate in Jazz for more than a decade.

The Victoria Jazz Society would like to acknowledge and thank the Lou Williamson Scholarship Fund for sponsoring the Swing University classes.

CLICK HERE TO ATTEND CLASS #1
CLICK HERE TO ATTEND CLASS #2
CLICK HERE TO ATTEND CLASS #3
CLICK HERE TO ATTEND CLASS #4
 
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