Our camps are designed to let you concentrate, explore and flourish as a developing jazz musician.
~ Signatory

Must be currently enrolled in school music program

Not currently available

Taught by Michelle Hawkins, an award-winning choral director and music educator, as well as an exciting vocal jazz performer and arranger. Michelle is the director of the jazz vocal program at Skyline College.

Program Focus

    • Provides a solid foundation in vocal technique, improvisation, practice discipline and the performance of jazz styles.
    • Weekly rehearsals with regular improvisation and ensemble instruction
    • Singers learn and progress at an accelerated rate
    • Develops leadership skills, self-confidence and self-discipline in a fun and relaxing setting
    • Special performance opportunities
  • Showcase performance in May in Dinkelspiel Auditorium at Stanford University

SJW All-Star High School Vocal Jazz Ensemble

The SJW All-Star High School Vocal Jazz Ensemble program offers 10 weekly rehearsals in a fun, relaxed setting. The All-Star Jazz Vocal Jazz Ensemble gives high school vocalists a solid foundation in vocal technique, improvisation, practice discipline, and the performance of jazz styles. The All-Star Vocal Jazz Ensemble offers performance opportunities, including a concert in December at Stanford University. Taught by Michelle Hawkins, an award-winning choral director vocal jazz artist and arranger, the All-Star Vocal Jazz Ensemble offers a high-level vocal jazz experienced to top young vocalists in the Bay Area. Open by audition only.

For more information call 650-736-0324.

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