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Programmes

  • SingJazz Big Band
    SingJazz Big Band

    The SingJazz Academy is proud to announce the second edition of the SingJazz Big Band. Previously known as the SingJazz Youth Big Band, applications are now open to musicians aged above 15!

    Participants will rehearse under the direction of Dale Barlow on 5 and 6 March 2016 and perform at the SingJazz Academy Showcase on 6 March 2016. There will also be preliminary rehearsals on 21 February and 28 February 2016*.

    The following instrumentalists are encouraged to apply:

    — saxophone (alto, tenor, baritone)
    — trumpet
    — trombone (tenor and bass)
    — piano
    — guitar
    — drums
    — bass (electric or upright)

    Prerequisites:

    — applicants must be able to read music
    — ability to improvise is a plus
    — attendance at all rehearsals

    *Preliminary rehearsal dates subject to change

  • Ensemble Workshops
    Ensemble Workshops

    The Academy’s ensemble workshops are designed to improve participants’ musicianship within a group context. All musicians are encouraged to apply. Successful applicants will be grouped into ensembles and will participate in guided rehearsals and instrumental classes on 5 and 6 March 2016 . Repertoire will be determined prior to the workshops, and the ensembles will perform at the SingJazz Academy Showcase on 6 March 2016.

    Requirements:
    — abilty to improvise
    — a link to a recording of the applicant performing a jazz standard

SINGJAZZ ACADEMY SHOWCASE

6 March 2016

Sands Grand Ballroom D
Level 5, Sands Expo and Convention Centre
Marina Bay Sands

2.00pm - 2.30pm
SingJazz Little Big Band

2.30pm - 4.30pm
SingJazz Academy Ensembles

Doors open at 1.30pm
Admission is free.

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Organized By

Obris Festival Productions

In Collaboration With

Java Jazz Festival

In Collaboration With

Russing

Official Sponsor

Marina Bay Sands Singapore

Official Airline

Singapore Airlines