Drop into a free jam session at The Royal Room
Beginners and advanced players welcome
Every youth jam session is curated by a guest artists and the JazzED Messengers, a house band of professional musicians and educators.
The Messengers will play a few tunes and help organize the session so that everyone has a chance to play, improvise and learn.
Open to students in grades 6-12; you don't have to be registered in a JazzED program to come.
You're welcome to bring friends who are completely new to JazzED.
2018-2019 Jam Session Dates
Sunday, September 30 with Kate Olson + JazzED Messengers rhythm section
Saturday, January 5 with Kareem Kandi + JazzED Messengers rhythm section
Saturday, March 16 with Mark Taylor + JazzED Messengers rhythm section
JAM SESSION SCHEDULE
4:00 PM: Doors Open
4:30-7:00 PM: Jam Session
Whether you're learning how to solo or working on advanced techniques, our jam sessions are designed give you the opportunity to play jazz standards and work on your improvisation.
NEW TO JAM SESSIONS?
Learn the melodies and the chord progressions for one of these tunes so that you’ll be ready when it’s called (included on the sheet music). Each song is in one of the following keys: Bb, F, C.
The Royal Room (5000 Rainier Ave S, Seattle 98118)
Grades 6-12. Instrumentalists and vocalists welcome.
No registration required. Just RSVP to Program Manager Robert Babs at firstname.lastname@example.org.