Students will learn the Multicultural History of America’s original art form, Jazz. Instruments from various families will be demonstrated. Hands on opportunities with some instruments will be offered. The Science of Music, Composing a Song, Adding Music and Sounds to Poetry and Stories, Keeping a Jazz Journal, Careers in Music and Related Fields are Discussed. Other musicians may be brought into the class room. Our Dixieland Jazz Band can visit the school for an assembly..
I have residency experience working with all grade levels, special needs and emotionally disturbed students, and students with behavioral problems as well as early Alzheimer’s and senior populations since 1996.
I have worked as a full-time musician for over 50 years.
My Music is on-line at:
www.Lexingtonentertainment.org (includes my bio)