will meet on a daily basis to develop essentials of jazz performance in both large and small ensemble settings.Tuning, balance, blend, articulation and fundamental concepts in all jazz styles will be discussed, in addition to jazz improvisation.
are held daily. In addition to classes, and at discretion of the Faculty Member involved, individual instruction may be arranged.
featuring performances by the jazz faculty. "After Hours Sessions" each evening provide an opportunity for the campers to perform for their peers.
Lisa Martinelli (Head of Voice Department, Humber College; Director of the Humber College Vocal Jazz Ensemble; professional singer/arranger and clinician)
In ONE week, aspiring jazz vocalists have a unique opportunity to work with Lisa on developing their individual solo voices and musicianship skills through solo singing and ensemble performances in a fun and safe environment!
In masterclass, participants will learn and develop their knowledge of selected standard jazz repertoire and learn jazz concepts through various vocal and improvisational techniques.
Daily listening to some of the legendary vocal figures in jazz as well as some of the newer singers on the scene will be incorporated into each class.
Solo coaching will help prepare singers for their final performance.
Campers may take advantage of the sports and recreation facilities which include a complete waterfront of sailing, windsurfing, swimming, water-skiing and canoeing, as well as tennis courts, baseball, basketball, soccer, and more. Evening programs will include campfires, a talent show, dance, and other traditional camp activities.