Guitar Ensemble (Week 2)

06/21/2021 06:30 PM - 06/26/2021 08:00 PM MT


CCJA Summer Institute Week 2: 6/21-6/26

Guitar Ensemble Monday-Friday 6:30-8:00pm Performance Saturday 6/26 for CCJA Summer Mini-Fest (11am-4pm - exact set time TBD)

The Guitar Ensemble is open to guitarists and bass guitarists ages 14-adult.

This ensemble is all about the guitar! Led by guitarists on CCJA's Faculty, this group will play a variety of repertoire by important jazz guitarists and will discuss jazz improvisation, chord progressions, groove, rhythm, and more all through the lens of the guitar. Additionally, guitar-specific techniques will be explored including guitar maintenance, pedals/effects, and technical facility.

This group is limited to 8 participants.

Guitar amps are on site, but guitarists are welcome to bring their own and their pedal boards as well.