Improv Intensive: How to Play, Compose and Improvise More Creatively
Instructors: Dave Douglas and The Westerlies
$85, open to students in grades 8-12 (any instrument)
Dave Douglas and the Westerlies will show you how to combine hard work with the creative process to achieve artistic progress. If you want to improve your technique, practice methods, and improvisational ideas, sign up today. This class is also ideal for students interested in writing their own music. Learn how to be a creative force from some of the most cutting edge musicians.
“Dave Douglas is the unassuming king of independent jazz, a model of do-it-yourself moxie, initiative and artistic freedom.”– Frank Alkyer, Publisher, Down Beat
"The Westerlies represent a rare breed of musicians, skilled interpreters who are also adept improvisers." -Kevin Whitehead, NPR's Fresh Air