Jazzschool Events

July 21, 2013

Secrets of Gypsy Jazz Guitar with Paul Mehling

Paul Mehling

Paul Mehling SUNDAY, JULY 21, 11:30 AM

This workshop focuses on various aspects of Gypsy guitar in the tradition of the legendary Django Reinhardt. Topics include rhythm, picking, scales, arpeggios, chords, soloing, and more. One-on-one evaluation is available to all attendees, with a directed jam at the conclusion of the workshop, time permitting. Bring your instrument, recording device (or paper and pencil) and questions!

Guitarist Paul Mehling is the leader of the Hot Club of San Francisco.


Start: July 21, 2013 11:30 am
End: July 21, 2013 1:30 pm
Venue: Jazzschool
Address:
2087 Addison St, Berkeley, CA, 94704, United States
Cost: $30

The Metronome is Your Friend with Paul Mehling

Paul Mehling

Paul Mehling SUNDAY, JULY 21, 2 PM

Returning with his popular workshop for musicians and singers of all levels, Mehling demonstrates a range of practice techniques making creative use of the metronome. Improve your productivity and increase your musicianship! Open to all.

Guitarist Paul Mehling is the leader of the Hot Club of San Francisco.

Start: July 21, 2013 2:00 pm
End: July 21, 2013 4:00 pm
Venue: Jazzschool
Address:
2087 Addison St, Berkeley, CA, 94704, United States
Cost: $30

Jazz Piano Harmony & Rhythm with Dan Zemelman

Dan Zemelman

Dan Zemelman SUNDAY, JULY 21, 2 PM

This workshop provides a range of ways for jazz pianists to expand their creativity through the study of new harmonic and rhythmic possibilities. Topics covered include voicings and voice leading, moving voices within a chord, using voicings to go in and out of the key, exercises for developing left and right hand independence, rhythmic groupings and much more.

Dan Zemelman is a leading Bay Area-based jazz pianist, composer and teacher. He has performed throughout the U.S. with Marcus Shelby, Richard Davis, Mads Tolling and others, in addition to leading his own trio.

Start: July 21, 2013 2:00 pm
End: July 21, 2013 4:00 pm
Venue: Jazzschool
Address:
2087 Addison St, Berkeley, CA, 94704, United States
Cost: $30

Janeare Ashley

Janeare Ashley

Janeare Ashley SUNDAY, JULY 21, 4:30 PM

Rising star vocalist Janeare Ashley took 1st place honors at Jazz Search West in 2011. Catch this passionate and thrilling interpreter of songs at the crossroads of jazz and soul.

Start: July 21, 2013 4:30 pm
End: July 21, 2013 6:30 pm
Venue: Jazzschool
Address:
2087 Addison St, Berkeley, CA, 94704, United States
Cost: $15
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