with Stephanie Nakasian, August 6, 3PM ET
- 15 US dollars$15
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PERFECT YOUR SWINGING BEBOP SKILLS WITH AN EXPERT Sing with Stephanie Nakasian, who toured with Jon Hendricks and Hod O'Brien, mothered and mentored Veronica Swift, and is known around the world as a swinging bop and swing singer with advanced improv skills. Improve your rhythmic phrasing and articulation Advance your hearing skills when it comes to the subtleties in jazz and horn phrasing Learn to internalize the 'sacred' triplet and 'flow' through notes and gently send them forward ('flick') Solo like you're telling a story and with emotional context, and not just reciting an exercise with scales and arpeggios. Work on solo composition – line development – dynamics and shape, forward motion – movement and storytelling – flow and flick! NO THEORY SKILLS NEEDED Come with a solo you have learned (singer or horn) and a track in that key. Rehearse and perfect your phrasing and swing. Stephanie has developed some great exercises for improving listening and rhythm in jazz. 15 CDs, 3 books (including “It's not on the page!”) and 40+ years of teaching and touring around the world SIGN UP NOW AND START SWINGING AND TELLING YOUR STORY!
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