Jazz up this summer in Norway!


JM Norway seeks young talented jazz musicians to participate as international guests at a jazz improvisation course organized this summer in Norway! The jazz camp will take place from July 26th to August 2nd 2015 at the idyllic Agder Folkehøgskole in Søgne, in the south of Norway. The course features ensemble playing and instrumental classes, composing/arranging classes, concerts, jam sessions, lectures and grand final performance at the end of the course.

We are looking for musicians  between 18 and 30 years old, with a intermediate – high musical/vocal level, an intermediate level of sheet reading knowledge and a good ear for rhythm and melody. Please, note that the course will be held in English and intermediate knowledge of English is a required to follow the course. Participants should be prepared to cover their own travel expenses to and from Norway. Onsite lodging, food and transportation costs will be covered by JM Norway. The application form must be filled in and returned to JM Norway by May 5th 2015. If you want to receive more information and registration form, please, contact us by e-mail olga@jmn.no.

This opportunity is open exclusively to international musicians within the Jeunesses Musicales International (JMI) network. To find your local section of JMI visit: www.jmi.net. If there is no JMI member in your country, please, contact mail@jmi.net for more information.

For Norwegian musicians go directly to Sommerkursene.no .

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