Jam Session 101 and Practice Workshop

  • April 24, 2013 · 7:00 PM
  • Bodhi's Basement Bistro

This workshop introduces participants to the skills necessary to more fully participate in a jam session or impromptu music endeavor.

 

As a beginner's class, this is also a reasonable environment for experienced musicians to gain some practice-time with secondary, less-familiar instruments in a group setting.

 

Topics of discussion include the basics of song structure and orchestration, communicating song structure to new musicians, and leading a song in a music session.

 

Practical instruction in playing instruments, note-taking, lead breaks, and fronting a song will be presented.

The aim of this workshop is to give individuals the skills necessary to confidently and fully participate in open jams and other musical endeavors or events.

 

Please Note:  There is a fee of $5 per session for this 3-hour workshop.

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  • Kate M.

    enjoying getting to know people more through musical expression

    April 24, 2013

  • Jenny R.

    The spot opened up too late for me to make it...

    April 24, 2013

  • Dennis M.

    sorry crazy work

    April 24, 2013

  • Paige

    So sorry to cancel last minute! Look forward to coming in a couple weeks.

    April 24, 2013

    • Rob "Bodhi" W.

      No worries, Paige. Thank you for changing your RSVP so somebody else can move up off the waiting list. It is much appreciated!

      April 24, 2013

  • shari

    I know a violinist who may be interested. I'll change the RSVP # if she can't make it.

    April 7, 2013

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