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Spektrix Ref: scott2020x
Type: Music Courses
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Start Date: 2020-11-14


14 November | 14.00 - 18.00 | Presentation at 17.30 | £25


Join highly acclaimed Jazz Educator, Scott Stroman for an enjoyable, stimulating and informative Jazz workshop.

Open to all agaes and Instrumentalists with an approxiamate minimum skill of grade 5 and an intererest in Jazz.


Scott has been a Professor in the Jazz Department at the Guildhall School of Music & Drama since 1983. He was made a Fellow of the Guildhall School in 1988. He has won the BBC Big Band Contest six times and made four albums as director of the Guildhall Jazz Band, and teaches jazz composition, arranging and performance.


He has led hundreds of courses and workshops in improvisation, performance, singing, world music, and conducting throughout the UK and Europe for education authorities, schools, colleges, universities, Arts Councils, choirs, and orchestras, was music director for the Globe Music Exchange and director of the African and Gospel Music Workshop at the Dartington International Summer School, and is artistic adviser to the Escuela de Musica Municipal in La Coruña, Spain.


For the LPO he has directed numerous workshops, family and schools’ concerts and the Orchestra in a Weekend programme mixing LPO and amateur performers. His work has been featured on radio and television.


He often combines his roles as conductor, performer, presenter and educator to create unique programmes, crossing boundaries between styles and cultures and between performance, composition, improvisation, education, and entertainment.


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Booking information:

Most courses can be booked online. For others, book via telephone, please call 01223 849004. Booking information will be clear on each event page. Your print-at-home ticket will be required so please remember to bring this with you. Or if you have a smartphone we can scan tickets from this.


The closing date for booking any of our courses is 2 weeks before the start of the course. Courses run in partnership with Literature Cambridge may be booked at any time up to the day before the start of the course.

Terms and Conditions

If you cancel a course within seven working days of you placing your order, provided that the event has not commenced, you are eligible to receive a full refund. Refunds are not available in other circumstances. However, if an event is sold out we may at our discretion offer unwanted tickets for resale. Child tickets, where applicable, are eligible for those under the age of 16. Photographs may be taken on courses and used later for publicity purposes. For courses that take place over multiple days, please note that only the start date appears in the calendar and course listings.