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Nashville Jazz Workshop

Nashville's community center for jazz, with classes, public performances, and special events. The Nashville Jazz Workshop is a non-profit organization supporting jazz musicians, jazz fans, and the jazz community.

Happenings

Happy Holidays!! NJW is closed for the holidays, but we will be checking voicemail and emails - so sign up for a class in the next session today! 

Now on Nashvillejazz Radio: Daily at 9am and 8pm, hear guitarist Pat Bergeson on "Live From The Cave," an hour of music hosted by Don O. Henry. Click on the radio above left, or visit our Nashvillejazz Radio page for details.

Upcoming Classes

The Jazz Workshop has classes from introductory to advanced - for students just learning jazz, professionals wanting to "sharpen their edges," and non-musicians wanting to learn more about jazz. Instructors are Nashville's finest jazz musicians. Classes are 2 hours a night, once a week for 6 weeks. Tuition is $225 per 6-week class unless noted otherwise.

Session Dates: January 5 to February 12
Class Schedule Page | Registration & Payment Information

MONDAY | 6:00pm

  • Guitar Ensemble
    course summary | Instructor(s): Mel Deal

  • Introduction to Ensemble Playing
    course summary | Instructor(s): Evan Cobb

  • Vocal Literature: The Music of Johnny Mercer - A 12-Week Course
    course summary | Instructor(s): Lori Mechem

MONDAY | 8:00pm

  • Blues Concepts For the Jazz Guitarist
    course summary | Instructor(s): Mel Deal

TUESDAY | 6:00pm

  • Best of Blue Note Ensemble
    course summary | Instructor(s):  

  • Musicianship for Vocalists
    course summary | Instructor(s): Connye Florance

  • Vocal Tech 1
    course summary | Instructor(s): Ron Browning
    Additional information: Class meets at 5:30pm at instructor's home.

TUESDAY | 8:00pm

  • NJW Octet
    course summary | Instructor(s): Denis Solee

  • Rehearsal Sessions
    course summary | Instructor(s): Connye Florance

  • The Next Level
    course summary | Instructor(s): Ron Browning
    Additional information: Class meets at instructor's home.

WEDNESDAY | 6:00pm

  • Introduction to Vocal Literature
    course summary | Instructor(s): Christina Watson

  • The Next Level
    course summary | Instructor(s): Ron Browning
    Additional information: Class meets at 5:30pm at instructor's home.

  • The Voice Lab
    course summary | Instructor(s): Margaret Rose

  • Vocal Literature: The Music of Johnny Mercer - A 12-Week Course
    course summary | Instructor(s): Lori Mechem

WEDNESDAY | 8:00pm

  • Ear Training 1
    course summary | Instructor(s): Lori Mechem

  • Special Effects and Color to the Voice
    Instructor(s): Ron Browning

THURSDAY | 6:00pm

  • Contemporary Vocal Literature
    course summary | Instructor(s): Christina Watson

  • Introduction to Ensemble Playing
    course summary | Instructor(s): Roger Spencer

Upcoming Events

pictureSnap on 2&4 w/ Roger Spencer & Michael Rinne
Friday, January 9
The Jazz Cave
Event Details

pictureJazz on the Move 2015
Sunday, January 25
Frist Center For the Visual Arts
Event Details



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