Category: Places of interest
The Northern School of Jazz Opens in Manchester
An exciting and unique school for jazz musicians and teachers has opened it’s doors in Manchester, England beginning September, 2012. The Northern School of Jazz is an alternative weekend institution dedicated to the development, enrichment and advocation of jazz studies.
Our friend, jazz guitarist, composer, arranger and educator, Kathy Dyson heads the Jazz Curriculum and Jazz Guitar departments and has always been at the forefront of initiating and expanding opportunities for studies in jazz everywhere she’s been.
The school offers opportunities for jazz students and jazz teachers alike by having personalized and flexible learning modules from an accomplished and seasoned staff of dedicated and committed jazz performers and educators.
The Jazz Network ~ A new place for everything jazz
The Jazz Network is a hip site for all facets of the jazz world. Whether you are a musician, promoter, historian, artisan, educator, student or simply a fan of the music, the Network has something for you that will assist or enlighten. For jazz connoisseurs and the curious, this is the premier place to start.
Check it out and be inspired to belong.
One of my favorite websites just finished with new renovations and is as informative and spectacular as ever. For all the latest interviews from your favorite jazz guitarist to related blogs, reviews of music CD’s and even lessons, this is the place to start. Anyone that digs jazz guitar will find their fix here. Created and ran by one of the nicest and most dedicated guys in the business, when you visit leave Lyle a note and let him know what you think of the changes and suggestions for future material. It’s a great resource for jazz guitar enthusiasts. ~
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