Articles about Jazz Education Network

"Take 5" on International Jazz Day
JAZZed (2014) Vol. 9, No. 2, pp. 5-6,8

How is it like music today? * Encourage students to share a video or recording of a jazz tune on their social media pages. * Invite a local expert to conduct a listening session or give a talk to your ...

Congratulations to the 2014 Student Composition Showcase Winners
JAZZed (2014) Vol. 9, No. 1, pp. 34-35

WWTD (What Would Thad Do?) RAFAEL PICCOLOTTO PE LIMA Bom in Brazil, Rafael is a Latin Grammy nominated composer who had his music performed and recorded by artists such as Terence Blanchard, Chick Corea, Steve Miller, Jon Secada, Bruce Hornsby, ...

2014 Scholarship & Award Winners
JAZZed (2014) Vol. 9, No. 1, pp. 31-33

Gregerman earned his Bachelor of Music Education from Northwestern University in Evanston, IL and a Master of Music Degree with an emphasis in Choral Conducting and Jazz Studies from Western Michigan University in Kalamazoo, ML In addition to his educational ...

JEN Reaches a Turning Point
JAZZed (2014) Vol. 9, No. 1, pp. 4

JEN's outreach efforts have helped to bring jazz to students who may have never had any exposure to this quintessential American music, and the recently launched festival component has made the conference more inclusive to all levels of school programs.

2014 JEN Conference Recap
JAZZed (2014) Vol. 9, No. 2, pp. 24-30

 

A Message from Jazz Education Network President Andrew Surmani
JAZZed (2014) Vol. 9, No. 1, pp. 30

At the this recent conference, we hosted 5 performance venues, 6 clinic venues, an exhibit hall with over 100 exhibitors, and the JENerations Jazz Festival, all in one location. Named after the legendary jazz educator from the Berklee College of ...

5TH Anniversary Congratulations
JAZZed (2014) Vol. 9, No. 1, pp. 36

The Jazz Education Network continues to grow in so many areas and ways-increase in membership (both numbers and areas) makes its own statement.