Manhattan School of Music is one of the few institutions in the US offering jazz programs at the intermediate, secondary, undergraduate, and doctoral levels.
The Precollege Jazz Arts program accepts students aged 12-18 by audition.
The program includes private lessons, combos, big band, and studies in improvisation, ear training, theory, composition/arranging, and jazz history/styles/analysis. Please note we do not offer a jazz voice major.
The program gives talented instrumentalists the opportunity to grow as young jazz artists. Students in this program have won numerous national honors including Downbeat, ASCAP, Mingus, and Monk Awards.
The basic tuition package for the jazz programs includes:
MSM Precollege Jazz Combo on the Manhattan School of Music's YouTube Channel
917-493-4999 (phone & fax)
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