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Experience Jazz releases new music!​

“Experience Jazz 2020: The Sounds of Distance,” is available worldwide on all digital platforms! Download, stream and add to your playlists now on SpotifyiTunesYouTube Music, and Bandcamp. Proceeds go to supporting Minnesota Jazz Education. Released on “Another Level Records,” High School for Recording Arts’ student-led record label. Learn the story behind this incredible album here.

When faced with the COVID-19 pandemic, we made the brave decision to move our Experience Jazz combo program online. This enabled students the unique opportunity to continue learning together remotely, and learn how to record from home songs they composed and arranged in program, pre-COVID. 

Learn more about Experience Jazz, our spring-semester combo program open to local middle and high school-aged musicians.

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