Thursdays 6:30-8:00pm ET, 8-week session (90 minutes) Oct 1 – Nov 19
In this 8-week workshop, individuals will explore their vocal instrument in a jazz context. Participants will work on fundamentals including: improving breath control and support, jazz phrasing and projection. In this workshop, Dawn Anthony will also help students to learn form, delivery, and explore the historical arc of vocal jazz repertoire past and present. You’ll be able to discover jazz tunes that you’ve always wanted to sing but weren’t sure how to approach them with confidence. This workshop is also perfect for an instrumentalist who wants to delve into jazz vocals. Age 16 to Adult
- Reliable wireless internet or ethernet connection
- computer and a recording device (could be your cell phone)
Dawn Anthony is a teaching artist, lecturer, and performer based in Charlotte, NC. Dawn earned her degree in music from Queens University of Charlotte, and pursues her love for learning, performing, and teaching through cultural exchanges and musical collaborations. Born in Philadelphia but raised in Georgia, she considers herself a northerner with a southern heart. Singing everything from classical to jazz, and musical theater to gospel–she thrives on making connections with others beyond the words and notes on the page.
Registration & Tuition
Registration is open now through September 21. Space is limited. No Auditions required.
$250 for the full session (includes $15 non-refundable registration fee)
Financial Aid is available for up to 90% off the tuition. Click here for Financial Aid Application. Please call 704-334-3900 to register if you are applying for financial aid, as you will not be able to complete registration online.
Payment options are available. Please call our office at 704-334-3900 if you need to inquire, as you will not be able to complete registration online.
Payment and Refund Policy
Tuition is due at the time of registration. Full payment may be made by check, money order or credit card. A full refund will be granted up to one week before the first program day – minus a $15.00 registration fee.
Questions? Call the JazzArts Academy at 704-334-3900 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Special Thanks to our program sponsors
Thanks to Arts and Science Council, North Carolina Arts Council, Charlotte Woman’s Club, and Akers Foundation.