Rapport Falmouth Jazz Workshop
Falmouth University, Academy OF Music and Theatre arts (AMATA), Penryn Campus, Cornwall.
Details and booking available from early January 2019
Rapport Falmouth Jazz Workshop is a five day course for instrumentalists and vocalists seeking to develop their jazz playing skill and experience with a first-class team of tutors. The course is open to people from a wide range of backgrounds and experience - from beginner to advanced - and offers the opportunity to learn and explore new and varied techniques as well as discovering new repertoire.
The five day course offers a comprehensive range of learning and playing opportunities, from instrumental tuition through to small and large ensemble group sessions covering: rhythm, harmony, improvisation, comping, soloing, rehearsal, performance, and the vital ingredients of confidence and fun!
The course is equipped to host members with wide range of interests, backgrounds, and needs including; residential or course only; easy access; mixed age from 14 years old, with full time pastoral care provision for under 18’s; fantastically well-equipped purpose built practice, rehearsal and performance music studios; special evening sessions at a nearby local venue; all set with a spacious green campus, and just round the corner from the beautiful south-west Cornwall coast.
The tutors- from the team of:
Andy Hague–trumpet/drums Ed Jones–sax Phil Meadows–sax Jez Franks–guitar Jonathan Taylor–piano Fini Bearman–vocal Brigitte Beraha–vocal Riaan Vosloo–bass Dave O’Brien–piano/bass Keith Michael–drums.
BOOKING OPTIONS include places for: adults, students, under 18, local developing jAzz artist.
FOr info contact: email@example.com
Rooms on campus are comfortable double rooms with ensuite bathrooms (with towels) and shared Kitchen / dining Spaces.
The course is run on a self-catering basis, but In the course building The AMATA Cafe has hot food & salads for lunch, and all day tea, coffee, drinks, and lots of cake.
Hot food is also available a la carte at the campus refectory and several other onsite cafe's, and A campus shop. In nearby Penryn (15 min walk) are various eateries and a 24hr Asda.
members who will stay on campus during the course are required to book their room directly from the campus accommodation service at:
Road: the A3o / M5 is the main route in and out of Cornwall; into Cornwall
RAIL: nearest station is PENRYN; take local train from mainline TRUrO; Great Western Rail
AIR: nearest airport is NEWQUAY
COACH: MEGABUS stops at PENRYN CAMPUs (from Plymouth, bristol & London); By bus