Experience Jazz is a 16-week, genre-bridging music ensemble program for instrumentalists, vocalists, rappers, DJs and other aspiring musical artists. This weekly program is open to up to 25 students grades 7-12. The goal of this program is to foster creativity and collaboration by bringing together aspiring artists from diverse backgrounds with a common desire to make new music rooted in jazz, blues, pop and hip-hop. Musicians of all skill levels are encouraged to apply!
Experience Jazz 2019
Experience Jazz students recorded their songs in High School for Recording Arts’ state-of-the-art recording studio and are excited to share their music online! Check out their tracks on the Experience Jazz EP available on Spotify and iTunes,
Check out these super cool promotional videos too: Video 1 with all ensembles, Video 2 with Pablo’s group
Their final performance of 2019 will be at 3pm, Saturday, June 22, at the Twin Cities Jazz Festival. Our special guest vocalist Sheridan Zuther will join the group for a one-time-only performance! The performance is part of an all-youth like up on the Larry Englund Memorial Youth Stage at Union Depot. See the full Youth Stage lineup.