POSTPONED Ipswich Jazz Festival Workshop: Beginners Jazz Improvisation with John Seeley

Saturday 27th Jun 2020 - 12:15pm to 2:15pm

POSTPONED Ipswich Jazz Festival Workshop: Beginners Jazz Improvisation with John Seeley

This show has been POSTPONED until 25th – 27th June 2021. All existing tickets remain valid for their respective events in 2021. Ticket sales will re-open for the new dates soon.

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We are delighted to again welcome talented jazz educator John Seeley.

John Seeley is a professional musician and a Clarinet, Saxophone and Music Theory Teacher. He has a Masters in music and over 15 years’ experience, specialising in Jazz, Classical and Music Theory. He teaches pupils of all ages and abilities from beginners to grade eight and conducts workshops with the Southend Jazz Co-op, and runs his own jazz and saxophone workshops. This interactive and fun workshop is for players who are new to jazz improvisation with little or no previous experience.

It will include how to approach improvisation through different styles including Blues, Latin and Jazz standards.

This informal session will cover musicianship skills that will enhance your confidence and competence by exploring areas of aural work, sight reading, methods of practice and an introduction to jazz music theory. Please bring your instrument.

Ipswich Jazz Festival Workshops

We're again offering a range of workshops for local amateur musicians, singers and photographers. These are opportunities to learn from experts and to up your game. All workshops take place at St Peter's by the Waterfront, except the photography workshop which will be held in Ipswich Town Hall and the Jive and Swing Dance workshop which will be at The Lait Dance Club.

Click here to find out about the other workshops and shows.


For more information about this event please email or phone on 01473 225269 (leaving a message).