Langnau Jazz Nights: Junior Jazz Workshop

Junior Jazz Workshop

For the stars of tomorrow

The Junior Jazz Workshop for children and teenagers from 10 to 18 years of age is unique: Beside classes which take into consideration age and skill level, the participants also have the opportunity to join the instrumental classes of the Jazz Workshop and special clinice of the performing bands. As a result participants get the chance to work with internationally acclaimed jazz musicians and teachers.

Instrumental classes
Daily group lessons with the highly knowledgeable teachers from the Jazz Workshop.

Band workshops
Participants get the opportunity to perform songs (Jazz, Blues, Funk, Latin) in front of a live audience with fellow students. These concerts take place on the Krompholz stage (town square).

Students will learn the basics of jazz improvisation -  intervals und scales, chords and rhythm.

Junior Jazz Workshop Orchestra
On the final day of the festival, the Junior Jazz Workshop Orchestra (a big band set up during the workshop week) will perform on the Krompholz stage at the Viehmarktplatz (town square). No entrance fee is charged for concerts on the Viehmarktplatz.

The workshop is open to applicants of all instrument including singers. Basic knowledge of scales and some rhythmical security might be beneficial.