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and registration information.
IMG Summer Music Camps and Workshops are listed in:
Bainbridge Island Metro Parks & Recreation District
Summer 2013 Catalog
421060 LITTLE WOODSTOCK MUSIC TOGETHER
421061 GUITAR: SECRETS AND TIPS THAT WILL MAKE YOU A BETTER
421062 MUSIC TECHNOLOGY, RECORDING AND PRODUCTION
421063 BAINBRIDGE CHORALE YOUNG SINGERS
421064 BEATLES CAMP!
421065 ROCK CAMP!
421066 CHAMBER MUSIC CAMP
421068 MUSIC THEORY AND JAZZ IMPROV
421067 SURVEY OF CLASSICAL PIANO
Please contact Bainbridge Island Metro Parks and Recreation
to sign up for any of these classes held at the IMG.
Four Easy Ways to Register
1. Online at www.biparks.org.
Registration is processed immediately, and you can print your
confirmation form and
2. Drop Off your completed registration form and payment
at the Strawberry Hill Park District Office (7666 NE High
or the Aquatics Center (8521 Madison Ave). No faxes or e-mail.
3. Mail In your form and payment to: BI Metro Park & Recreation
District, PO Box 10010, BI, WA 98110
4. Phone In. Give us a call at (206) 842-2306, ext 118.
Credit cards accepted are Visa and Mastercard only.
Improvisation Jazz Masterclass starts in
When: Wednesdays at 10am starting June 19th
Where: Island Music Guild
Registration Fee: $200 for 10 sessions
Registration Due Date: June 14th
Class Dates: Every Wednesday morning at 10m starting June
Age Requirement: This class is open to ALL ages.
Prerequisite: Students must have basic music reading skills
and be able to play the notes on there instrument. Students
should be able to play concert Bb, C, and the F major scales.
Class Focus: Spontaneously composing a great solo
Minimum Enrollment: 4 students (If there is not enough participation
to run the class, money will be refunded)
What an exciting opportunity! Your instrumentalists are very
lucky to have the chance to sign up to participate in our
weekly improvisation class this year with Mr. Dave Carson.
is one of the area's most prominent private instructor/coaches.
He has over fourteen years of teaching experience working
with grade school aged children to retired adults looking
fun hobby. His students student continually become great
soloists, hold the top chairs in high schools, and accrue
They have been in the top three at State Solo Ensemble for
five years running one of the most difficult achievements
at the high school level.
Dave was a member of Navy Band Northwest and he is the top
call tenor player in the Olympic region. Mel Torme and Smokey
Robinson are a few of the artists that he has had the opportunity
to perform behind. Dave continues to perform with his own
rock band, Soul Siren, and also a combo group that specializes
Jazz, the Dave Carson Band. He is also an active member of
the production show Jazz Canvas. For more background information
on Mr. Carson please review these websites www.davecarson.org,
www.soulsirenband.com , and www.jazzcanvas.org .
This is your opportunity to get individual instruction on
playing an improvised solo from a professional saxophone
weekly master classes will offer specific tips on phrase
construction, chords and their appropriate scales, da-blues,
major and minor two-five progressions, listening to music,
liberation by way of the dominant chord, Guide tones and
guide tone lines, tri-tone substitutions, and studying a
Registration for participation in these classes includes
a professional commitment to class attendance. Participants
be expected to attend all classes, have practiced their assigned
work, and to be prepared to begin on time. In the event of
a schedule conflict, participants should inform Mr. Dave
Carson (contact info. listed above) as soon as possible.
the class is dependent on steady participation and preparation.
Students will be expected to practice that week's materials
individually at home between sessions, in order to come in
to the next week's class prepared to improve and receive
Registration forms are available in IMG Office.
For more information contact:
Dave Carson email@example.com 360-271-6712
Concerts and Events at the IMC♪
Saturday June 15th at 7:30 PM
Named the "#1 Outstanding 2011 Album You Might Have Missed" by Amazon.com, Shelby Earl's debut solo album, Burn the Boats (produced by John
Roderick of The Long Winters and released in November 2011 on
Local 638 Records) inspired NPR/LA Times Ann Powers to dub Earl
her "new favorite songwriter" (see below for full letter from Miss Powers). Collaborators on the album include
members of The Long Winters, Telekinesis, (former) Fleet Foxes,
The Head and the Heart, the Maldives and more. Earl has since
shared stages with everyone from Benjamin Gibbard, Rhett Miller
and Lavender Diamond to Loudon Wainwright III, Crooked Fingers
and the White Buffalo.
with an opening set by local favorite Lana McMullen
doors open at 7:00, show starts at 7:30 PM
Admission $ 12 at the door
or $ 10 for advanced tickets sales through:
Island Music Center is a member of the National Guild of Community
Schools for the Arts.
IMC sponsors live music at BI Brewing Company
9415 Coppertop Loop
to Our Beers'
Every Thursday evening 7:00 - 10:00 PM
Jon Doll is the host.
Three singer-songwriter acts every week!
Become a part of the Island Music Guild Community! Membership is yours with
a click here:.MEMBERSHIP
And donations of any size are always appreciated at any time:
GIVE A CHILD THE GIFT OF MUSIC!
Island Music Center classes and programs are open to all.
We are a 501C-3 non-profit organization and your donations are tax deductible.
Donating is easy. You can call us at 206-780-6911, send a check in the
Island Music Center
10598 NE Valley Road
Bainbridge Island, WA 98110
or drop by the office from 12pm-6pm Mon -Fri. Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org Thank
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