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Join us for a two-day workshop July 1-2, 2024, from 9 AM to 3 PM each day, hosted at Seattle JazzED.

Dive into the world of music education and performance, whether you’re a seasoned music educator, a passionate musician, a brand-new musician curious about jazz and improvisation, or just someone who wants to learn a new instrument.

What to expect

• Learn from WMEA Associate Director, Beth Fortune, and Seattle JazzED Education Director, Kelly Clingan.
• Experience a musical role reversal by joining an ensemble on an instrument new to you.
• Brown bag lunch conversation to unpack what you learned and discuss other relevant topics.
• Focus on aural learning and improvisation.
• Dive into lessons and methods that are centered in jazz music but uses the National Core Act standards.
• Earn 12 clock hours in 2 days!*
• Free loaner instruments provided.

Eligibility: Open to pre-service teachers, *current music teachers, a teacher of any subject, and the general public (age 18+).
Schedule: Meets from 9AM – 3PM on Monday, July 1 and Tuesday, July 2.
Location: Seattle JazzED Office, 380 Boren Ave N, Seattle, WA 98109
Cost: $480, offered on a sliding scale