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Jazz Institute: June 24 - 29, 2018

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AN INTENSIVE ENSEMBLE PROGRAM FEATURING BOTH A HIGH SCHOOL AND MIDDLE SCHOOL/JUNIOR HIGH ENSEMBLE

Noe Marmolejo, Director

Cameron Kubos, Institute Coordinator

Students will take classes in improvisation, theory and history, participate in sectionals, instrument-based masterclasses and ensemble rehearsals, and attend faculty performances. Led by a staff that includes University of Houston faculty and top Houston-area jazz musicians and educators, the institute will culminate in a final concert featuring both bands.

Age Limit

  • High School Ensemble: Students entering 10th grade - college freshmen
  • Middle School/Junior High Ensemble: Students entering 7th - 9th grade must have completed a full year of school band.

Application Requirements

Completed application form with non-refundable $40 application fee due by June 11, 2018.

Fees (all fees are non-refundable)

  • Application fee: $40 (due with completed application by June 11, 2018)
  • Tuition: $300 (due upon acceptance, scholarships available)

Schedule

  • Orientation/Part Auditions: Sunday, June 24, 1 – 4 p.m.
  • Daily Schedule: Monday – Friday, 10 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
  • Final Institute Concert; Friday, June 29, 7 p.m., Moores Opera House

Contact

For further information call 713-397-4452 or email ckkubos@uh.edu