Cool Jazz reigns!

This week we pay tribute to the 60th anniversary of the Miles Davis album “Kind Of Blue”, probably the most influential and popular jazz recording of all time. Jazz winds and rhythm sections are on the menu along with both large and small classical and jazz ensembles as well as vocal jazz.

Classes include: stage band – wind orchestra – brass ensemble – jazz combos – vocal jazz (interpretation) – jazz improvisation – choir – world percussion – chamber music – recorder – yoga – instrument classes – dance

Main choral work: Missa Luba (in styles traditional to Congo) by Father Guido Haazen

This week’s directors: Christopher Smith and Fraser Jackson

Choir Director: François Ouimet

Course description

Courses and teachers

The biographies were submitted by the teachers and posted as is.

Alain Bastien

Drums
Combos

Mike Cartile

Trumpet
Stage Band
Brass quintet

Joao Catalao

Percussion – Adults

Monique De Margerie

4 hands piano
Accompaniment – choir
Chamber music with piano

Geneviève Dussault

Dance adults and children

Serge Filiatreault

Trombone quartet, trombone ensemble (or low copper) and brass ensemble

Craig Girardin

Percussion – children

Fraser Jackson

Orchestra
Chamber music

Sonia Johnson

Jazz vocal (singing solo/masterclass)

Luce Napert

Yoga

François Ouimet

Choir

Guitar

Accapella

Marilène Provencher-Leduc

Flute
Chamber music

Bruno Lamarche

Saxophone and Stage Band
combos

Isabelle Latulipe

Percussion – adults

Kate Wyatt

Jazz piano – beginner
Jazz Piano – Intermediate
Jazz Piano – Advanced
combos

Christopher Smith

Band
Improvisation

François Stevenson

Drums

Karine Turcot

Arts and Crafts

Adrian Vedady

Combos
Double bass

Deirdre McCay

Drawing

Marie-Laurence Primeau

Children and adults recorder

Antonin Cuerrier

Clarinette