2017 Summer Jazz Workshops

The Nash is proud to announce the return of our Summer Jazz Workshops! This program is a great opportunity for people of all ages and skill levels to learn from our distinguished faculty in a small group setting, while interacting with other aspiring musicians. The workshops cover a wide variety of topics and offer something for everyone. So, get out of the heat and get into some jazz at The Nash this summer!

CLICK HERE to go to the Registration & Enrollment page!

SIGN UP BEFORE MAY 1st for the EARLY BIRD DISCOUNT!

$10 off Weeklong & Weekly Workshops with code “summer10”
$25 off when signing up for 2 or more!*
(you will be reimbursed after registration)


Weeklong Workshops

  • Hard Bop – Instructor: Matt Williams, May 22 to May 25, 9am-12pm $150
  • Jazz Guitar Bootcamp – Instructor: Jeff Libman, May 30 to June 1, 9am-12pm – $90
  • Developing a Personal Style – Instructors: Mary Petrich, Keith Kelly, John Meier, May 30 to June 1, 1pm-4pm – $90
  • Trad Jazz* – Instructor: TBD, June 5 to 8, 9am-12pm – $150
  • Vocal Jazz* – Instructor: Greg Amerind, June 12 to 15, 9am-12pm – $150
  • Jazz Improv Essentials – Instructor: Pam Morita, June 12 to 15, 1pm-4pm – $120
  • Afro-Cuban Jazz* – Instructors: Michael Kocour, Raul Yañez, Ryan Anthony, June 19 to 22, 9am-12pm – $150
  • Latin Percussion Basics* – Instructor: Joe Goglia, June 19 to 22, 1pm-4pm – $150

        *Indicates a concert on the last day of the workshop at 7:30pm @ The Nash

Weekly Workshops – 4:30-6:30pm

  • Jazz Theory & Ear Training Workshop – Instructors: Jeff Libman, Russ Schmidt, Matt Williams, May 25, June 1, June 8 $90
  • Freeplay Ensemble Workshop – Instructor: Russ Schmidt, June 22, June 29, July 6, July 13 – $120
  • Jazz Educators Combo – Instructor: Keith Kelly, June 26, July 3, July 10 – $90
  • Imitate, Assimilate, innovate; Transcribing Workshop – Instructor: Adam Roberts, June 28, July 5, July 12 – $90

Topics in Jazz – One-Time Workshops

  • Jazz Session Etiquette Workshop – Instructor: Jeff Libman, June 4, 5-6pm – FREE!!!
  • Jazz & Technology Workshop – Instructor: Adam Roberts, June 25, 3-5pm – $30

For more information, questions, please email: matt.williams@thenash.org