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Spring 2015 Jazz Composition and Theory Classes

Posted by on Mar 29, 2015 in Education, Slider | 0 comments

Spring 2015 Jazz Composition and Theory Classes

Announcing Spring 2015 Jazz Composition & Arranging Theory & Improvisation  Classes for all Ages  Saturdays, April 18 through June 6 ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Jazz Composition/Arranging Level 1 (Beginner) :: Saturdays 11:00am-12:15pm - Join us as we explore a wide variety of techniques for manipulating the elements of melody, harmony and rhythm,  as a way to breathe new life into classic jazz standards, in addition to your own original compositions. The course will culminate in a performance of the students’ works by a professional ensemble. Jazz...

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Live In-Studio Recording Session

Posted by on Mar 25, 2015 in Concert, Program, Slider | 0 comments

Live In-Studio Recording Session

Be a part of a live studio audience at this jazz recording session…   Sunday, April 26th, 2015 :: 4:00-6:00pm Doors open at 3:30   Tom Gershwin Join us for an afternoon of original compositions presented at Denver’s premier jazz recording studio… Mighty Fine Productions 2949 Larimer Street Denver, CO 80205 with… Samuel Williams Kevin Matthews Jean-Luc Davis Annie Booth Original music featuring group compositions, rhythmic exploration, and improvisation. The music performed will be released as the next CD for this talented group! Doors open at 3:30. The...

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Artist in the Schools featuring the Denver School of the Arts Jazz Workshop Orchestra with Brad Goode

Posted by on Mar 24, 2015 in Concert, Education, Jazz at the Crossroads, Slider | 0 comments

Artist in the Schools featuring the Denver School of the Arts Jazz Workshop Orchestra with Brad Goode

Thursday, April 16, 2015 7:00pm at the Crossroads Theater     Join us for an evening of jazz featuring Denver School of the Arts’ swingin’ Jazz Workshop Orchestra! World-class trumpeter Brad Goode will be featured and put this talented band through their paces. It’s all part of the Gift of Jazz’ new Artist in the Schools program. “The lyrical genius of the trumpet” – Chicago Tribune Trumpeter Brad Goode is a unique and instantly recognizable virtuoso. Whether working as a soloist, bandleader, lead trumpet man or sideman, for 25 years he has...

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Donate Your Vehicle

Posted by on Feb 21, 2015 in | 0 comments

Donate Your Vehicle

Wondering what to do with your used car or truck? Donate your old vehicle to Gift of Jazz! It’s convenient, easy, and may qualify you for a tax deduction. And best of all, your donation of a used car or truck will make a big difference in supporting our jazz programming. Why not donate your vehicle today?  All you need to do is to complete our simple online form or call 1-866-628-2277 and we’ll take care of the rest. We will pick up your vehicle, arrange to have your donation towed, and provide you with a tax-deductible receipt, all at no charge to you. Call 1-866-628-2277 or click...

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A JJ Johnson Blind Tiger!

Posted by on Feb 16, 2015 in Blind Tiger, Concert | 0 comments

A JJ Johnson Blind Tiger!

…featuring Steve Wiest   with Dave Hanson, Mike Marlier and Ken Walker   Sunday March 1st, 3:00-6:00pm     Multiple Grammy-nominated jazz composer and trombonist Steve Wiest is known world-wide for his fresh cutting edge writing as well as his extroverted virtuoso trombone playing. With a zeal for finding fresh ingredients for his muse, Steve is a true multi-genre persona. As a recording artist, composer-arranger, science fiction author, cartoonist, and educator, Wiest is at home with many different and diverse areas of creative endeavor. His path to recognition...

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