Be Like Bird “Fundamentals of Jazz Saxophone” Group Class

Be like Bird
“Fundamentals of Jazz Saxophone” Group Class

An Intuitive approach to Jazz Fundamentals for Saxophonists from beginners – intermediate levels.  Developed and run by Rachel Bade-McMurphy
-Intuitive Approach
-Call and Response
-Jazz Rhythms
-Foundational Scales
-Intro to Triads & Chords
-Beginning Jazz/Blues Language
-Historical Lessons involving Charlie “Bird” Parker”

Summer program
-Classes meet one 2x per week in Summer
-Recorded audio and video content to practice with at home
-Wrap up the experience by performing a recital and attending a Live Jazz Concert by professionals!

$240 for Summer
add $29 for “The Real Easy Book” (required text)
unless you already own it

Next Session: Summer 2022
–Please register by July 1st, 2022 to avoid delays in placement.
–Auditions and placements will occur July 5-8
–You will be placed in a combo/class based on your experience/age level and your availability
–All registered students will watch a performance by your teacher and or/local or regional professional artists

–Rehearsals and classes will begin July 11th

Classes will be on Mondays and Wednesdays July 11-Aug 17

Baby Bird:  New Beginners with No prior experience
Level 1:  for students in their 1st or 2nd year of playing
Level 2:  2-3 years  or more years of saxophone experience
Level 3:  3 years or more years of saxophone experience
Adult: available based on interest

**Covid protocols – We will follow the recommendation of state and federal authorities as to whether masks and bell covers will be required.

REGISTER HERE: (we will contact you & confirm schedules & details before charging)

Our office will email confirmation of receipt within 1-2 business days.

Thank you for your interest in Baby Bird Saxophone Class!
For program questions call Rachel (509) 936-0819