Summer Jazz Improv Workshop: New York City

Summer Programs

Summer Jazz Improv Workshop: New York City

The NYU Summer Jazz Improvisation Workshop combines cutting-edge jazz education with master classes and workshops by the finest jazz musicians in New York City. This workshop offers courses covering a wide range of subjects and a diverse ensemble program tailored to the needs of intermediate to advanced students. Along with world-renowned jazz studies faculty, the workshop will include daily interaction with jazz musicians from around the world, making this a unique opportunity that could only be offered in Greenwich Village, the mecca for jazz.

Program Dates: Session 1: June 26 - July 7, 2017
Session 2: July 10 - July 21, 2017

Application Deadline:

Priority: April 14, 2017
Final: April 28, 2017

Costs & Fees:

$55 (Non-Refundable Application Fee)
$2,500 (Tuition per Session)
$820 (On-Campus Housing and Required Meal Plan per Session)
International Applicant/Student Fee Information

Intended For:

High School (16 years and older)
Undergraduate
Post-College and Graduate Students

Courses offer an in-depth look into the areas of jazz theory, improvisation and rhythm, geared towards the intermediate to advanced student. Ensembles concentrate on techniques for improvisation. A wide range of weekly master classes and performances are scheduled throughout the workshop. Located in the heart of Greenwich Village, students have access to the world's greatest music scene and are surrounded by legendary jazz clubs including the Blue Note, the Village Vanguard, the Jazz Standard, Birdland and Jazz at Lincoln Center.

You will have over twenty-five music clubs within five blocks from your residence hall. Residence hall rooms are conveniently located within blocks of the jazz studies building and the beautiful and historic Washington Square Park. Below you will find more specific information on courses, ensembles, daily events, application and audition information, meals and housing, fees and age requirements.

Summer Jazz Improv Workshop Sample Schedule 

Courses

Faculty

Housing & Meal Plan Information

Costs and Fees

Receiving Your Admission Decision

Scholarship & Financial Aid


Contact Us

Program Administration
Summer Programs
212 998 5438
mpap.summer@nyu.edu

Academic Content
Dr. Dave Schroeder
Jazz Studies
Director
212 998 5446
ds38@nyu.edu