Opening Concert: Thursday, January 25, 2018
8:00pm Cafe Istanbul, 2372 St. Claude Ave.
Daily Schedule ~ Friday, January 26, 2018
East Jefferson Library, 4747 W. Napoleon Ave., Metairie
9:00AM - Arrival and Registration [1 day or 2 day course participants]
9:20AM - Welcome
9:30AM -10:30AM -First Class Module:
BEGINNER/INTERMEDIATE: CHRISTA GRIX - Mighty Musical Memorization Made Through Mindfulness, Magical Moments and Mental Metaphors
ADVANCED: RACHEL VAN VOORHEES - Let's Gliss and Arpeggiate!
11:00-12:00PM Second Class Module:
BEGINNER/INTERMEDIATE: RACHEL VAN VOORHEES - Let's Learn Some New Pop Tunes!
ADVANCED: LUKE BRECHTELSBAUER - Jazz tunes from the Swing Era
12:00-1:00PM - Lunchtime [Open Mike Performances with Conference Participants]
1:00-2:00PM - Third Class Module:
BEGINNER/INTERMEDIATE: PATRICE FISHER - Playing the Blues on your harp
ADVANCED: CHRISTA GRIX - May Your Dreams Come True - How to Expand and Develop Your Creativity
2:30-3:30PM - Fourth Class Module:
BEGINNER/INTERMEDIATE: LUKE BRECHTELSBAUER - Tribute to Fats Domino
ADVANCED: PATRICE FISHER - Inspire Seniors to Dance and Sing and Get Paid!
4:00-4:45PM – JAM SESSION, with Faculty and students
7:00PM, Dinner or Optional Dinner at Snug Harbor Jazz Club or Palm Court Jazz Cafe, New Orleans French Quarter
8:00PM - Jazz Listening Tour, New Orleans French Quarter