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Developing Linear Vocabulary

Join jazz vocalist & Assistant Professor and Associate Director of Jazz Studies at the City College of New York, Suzanne Pittson, for this webinar. In addition to being a great trumpeter, Chet Baker was also one of the finest scat singers in the history of jazz, and, like Louis Armstrong, his scat solos contain the […]

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2021 SIJ Virtual Roundtable

Join Ellen Rowe, Tia Fuller and former Sisters in Jazz program participants Jordyn Davis, Kate Williams, Domi Edson, & Alexandra Ridout for a virtual roundtable discussion exploring topics important to women and non-binary artists in today’s jazz scene & gig economy.The panel will also discuss their personal experiences as part of JEN’s Sisters In Jazz […]

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2022 YCS Virtual Roundtable

Join renowned jazz composers and Young Composer Showcase mentors Greg Yasinitsky, Steven Feifke, Ayn Inserto, Marcus Lewis, Ryan Middagh, and past Young Composer Showcase selectee Kate Skinner for a roundtable conversation about all-things jazz composition. Ryan Middagh, Director of the JEN’s Young Composer Showcase Program will moderate the panel as they discuss: • How they got started as jazz composers • Their personal compositional process • […]

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Building a Pro Music Website

Are you making a music website but don’t know where to start? Or are you thinking about giving your current website an update? Join Melanie Kealey from Bandzoogle to learn all about how to build a professional website for your music, including: • Why it’s crucial to have your own website • What content to […]

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A LIVE, Virtual Jam Session w/ Jamulus

Download Handout Join Berklee Global Initiatives faculty Jason Camelio, Ray Seol, and Jim Odgren and student Ivanna Cuesta for a webinar and LIVE jam session performed entirely over the internet! THEY’VE GOT IT FIGURED OUT… AND THEY’LL SHOW YOU HOW! Topics will include: Which platform is best? Technology & equipment considerations Best practices AND A LIVE JAM […]

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Creating A JEN Chapter @ Your School

Join JEN Chapter Officers from the Central Washington University and the University of Northern Colorado Chapters of JEN and learn how creating a JEN chapter for your school, college or university drives resources, opportunities, and funding to your jazz program! Hear straight from students, why having a JEN chapter at their school has been an invaluable asset […]

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Copyright 101 for Music Educators

  Join JEN Member and  entertainment, copyright, trademark, and business attorney L. Kevin Levine for an informative webinar on the basics of copyright law for music educators. Kevin covers: Definitions of copyright The “Bundle of Rights” What is “Fair Use” and what does it cover? Plus a Q & A with the Facebook Live Audience.

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Fostering A Culturally Responsive Music Classroom

CLICK HERE TO LOGIN & WATCH Following up on concepts presented in previous JEN webinars “Jazz As A Force for Racial Understanding, Healing, & Justice” Parts 1 and 2, this session centers around the classroom, exploring what culturally responsive teaching can look like and how to integrate culturally responsive teaching in your classroom during COVID-19. […]

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Jazz Ed, Race, & Justice Pt. 2

Join distinguished panelists Sean Jones, Lonnie Davis, Pharez Whitted, Jason Moran, and Gary Bartz as they continue the conversation about using the true roots of jazz in education to bring about racial understanding, healing, & justice and answer the burning question – is this just a moment, or a movement? Plus a Q & A with the Facebook Live […]

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Rehearsing Vocal Ens. After COVID-19

Join vocal music educators John Stafford, Andrew Dahan, Christine Guter, Jennifer Barnes, & Dan Gregerman for a panel discussion about how COVID-19 has altered the landscape of vocal music education. The panel discusses the specific issues facing vocal directors and their ensembles due to COVID-19, including: Rehearsal guidelines for vocal ensembles COVID-19 Protocols Strategies & […]

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