April 14, 2012
Stateside at the Paramount
719 Congress Avenue, Austin, TX
Saturday, April 14, 2012
11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Bring your instrument or voice and learn how to blend in and make great music using the tools and techniques of the great jazz masters at the All-Star Ladies of Jazz Masters’ Workshop. Gail Jhonson, Althea Rene, Karen Briggs and Pamela Hart will take your playing and singing to another level by offering practical guidance and proven techniques that will leave more confident as a performer. Whether you are a jazz instrumentalist, a jazz vocalist, or a jazz composer, these ladies have put together a truly special jazz experience that will challenge, excite and inspire you. Topics include Improvisation Techniques, Good Performance Practices, Life in the The Rhythm Section: Maintaining the Pulse, Lead Singer as the “front man,” Taking the Solo, Tools of the Trade: What’s in Your Toolkit,” Personal Coaching and Jam Session.