Rapport Falmouth Jazz Workshop

August 2019   

 

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:

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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: jazzworkshop@en-rapport.org

Accommodation

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:  

Travel

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

 

Location

Falmouth University                                                                                   The Academy of Music and Theatre Arts, Penryn CAMPUS,  Penryn TR10 9LX, Cornwall.

https://www.falmouth.ac.uk/academy-of-music-theatre-arts

 
 

Rapport Falmouth Jazz Workshhop 2018

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Past workshops at Falmouth

'Well Hello' written arranged and led by Andy Hague

‘Waking To Waves’ written by David Binney, arranged and led by Ed Jones.

'Portrait of Jenny' written, arranged, and led by Kenny Werner

‘Whoopin Blues’ written by Nicholas Payton, arranged and led by Andy Hague.