This exciting new after-school program starts in February, 2021, and will give advanced musicians an accelerated overview of 50 of the top tunes that make up the essential repertoire for any jazz musician. Miles Ahead Institute is designed for students approaching college and professional playing situations. Open by audition only, this class can also be taken with the Miles Ahead Jazz Online class.
Steven Lugerner will show you how professional jazz musicians learn jazz compositions and standards quickly by:
- recognizing song forms
- analyzing key centers
- choosing improvisation approaches
- recognizing chord progressions and patterns
- memorizing melodies
- listening to classic recordings
You’ll learn the characteristics of 50 of the top jazz tunes that you’ll be called on to perform in professional settings.