Placement recording information

Have a couple years of experience with jazz improvisation?

Click here to download instructions on creating placement recordings for experienced students.

Placement Recording deadline for SUMMER in-person & online programs: June 21, 2021; late submissions will be accepted and due date will be ASAP after you complete registration.

Don’t have much experience with improvisation yet?

Click here to download easy-to-follow instructions for first-time placement auditions.

Placement Recording deadline for SUMMER in-person & online programs: June 21, 2021; late submissions will be accepted and due date will be ASAP after you complete registration.

Watch this video to see how easy it is to create and submit your placement audition recording.

Music Theory placement evaluation information

  • Students registered for Jazz Camp Online are required to submit a music theory for best placement results into classes.
  • Click here to take the theory evaluation online!
    The theory placement evaluation will cover the following topics:
  • Note and rhythm identification
  • Major scales and key signatures
  • Intervals
  • Triads
  • Seventh chords
  • Modal and non-major scales
  • Chord function and progressions

Deadline for SPRING online-programs: January 25, 2021

Questions? Please don’t hesitate to contact Camp Director, Steven Lugerner, at x309 or by e-mail at slugerner@stanfordjazz.org.