About this Event
26 Ochre Point Ave, Newport , RI 02840http://www.salve.edu/jazz-camp
IMPORTANT: As of June 20, 2023, certain instrumental registrations (bass, drums, piano) may be subject to a waitlist. In this case, deposits will be refundable.
Financial Assistance Applicants, please follow this link first: Financial Assistance
For more information, please go to our web page: www.salve.edu/jazz-camp
A 6 day overnight jazz camp experience for high school aged musicians. Students attending the camp learn and rehearse jazz, visit the Newport Jazz Festival, and participate in masterclasses with festival artists.
Students will be asked to submit auditions for placement. A place to insert a link to your recording will be supplied in the registration form below. If you prefer to send an email with attachment, all auditions should go to firstname.lastname@example.org
Audition Instructions by instrument are below.
Play an etude (jazz or classical) that you have worked on.
Perform a jazz selection that includes an improvised solo.
Play a walking bass line on a 12 bar blues and a jazz standard of your choice and include an improvised solo.
Play at least two selections with different grooves and at different tempos (swing, ¾, Latin beat).
Comp the chords of a 12 bar blues and a jazz standard of your choice. Demonstrate improvised solos on each.
Sing two songs of your choice – one up tempo, one ballad