Improvisation Jazz Piano CampImprovise . Rhythms . Recording
Join us in Improvisation/jazz piano camp. 3 day workshop for young people that covers:
- Improvising on the piano with little or no notation involved
- Listening-based playing, utilizing knowledge of chords, hand shapes and patterns
- Understanding the language of rhythms, and its applications
- Playing in various musical genres/styles, grooves
Who should join the Improvisation Jazz Music Camp?
Intermediate piano players who wish to explore more intricate arrangements, ways of playing the piano, improvise
- Classically-trained pianist interested in playing jazz or experimenting with other genres/styles
- Suggested age for participants: 13-18
All participants will record their music in a studio on the last day of the camp and receive a recording in wav/MP3 format.
Day 1: Expressing
Expressing your personality on your instrument, basic concepts of improvisation and genres, developing a music vocabulary
Day 2: Ensemble
Ensemble playing, roles of the soloist and the accompanist, best ways on how to practise.
Day 3: Memories
Rehearsals and jamming, record your music in a studio on the last day of the camp and bring home a recording in wav/MP3 format.
1.30pm – 5.30pm
13th – 15th Jun 2016
To Be Confirmed
About Tze Toh
Tze Toh is a composer-pianist who created contemporary fusion music group TO ensemble, which performs a fusion of film score, jazz and Asian sounds. He has performed for festivals locally and internationally, including MOSAIC Music Festival, ASEAN Jazz Festival, IMEX (Indonesia Music Expo), JB Arts Festival, Titian Budaya Festival, Singapore Arts Festival, Edinburgh Fringe Festival, Journey of Youth Olympic Flame 2010.
Till dates, Tze Toh have conducted improvisation/jazz workshops at various schools, as well as for the Ministry of Education Music Elective Program camps.
“An extraordinary musician whose idiom straddles comfortably between genres of classical, jazz, world and film music”
The Straits Times
SIGN UP TODAY FOR THE IMPROVISATION JAZZ MUSIC CAMP
Learn how to improvise today with experienced music composer and start to ignite the full music potential in you.
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