Jazz/Rock/Pop Department - Core Philosophy
|Jazz/Rock/Pop Department Co-Chair - Ed Sorrentino||Jazz/Rock/Pop Department Co-Chair - Ed Broms|
South Shore Conservatory’s Jazz/Rock/Pop Department offers the very best in Jazz/ Rock music education including lessons and classes in Latin, funk, blues, and contemporary styles. Our programs and ensembles expose teen through adult students to jazz and rock standards, as well as contemporary charts, and provide a rich history of rock music from which any student can draw. Students experiment with improvisation throughout the range of course offerings. Ensemble playing is a featured part of our curriculum.
Open Mic Night
Open Mic schedule - 2015-2016
October 23: Hingham, November 20: Duxbury, February 5: Duxbury, April 8: Hingham
SSC Rock bands at
New World Tavern, Plymouth
Sunday, May 1, 4-8 PM
Jazz/Rock/Pop Department - Class Offerings
Members of the JRP Dept.
Play and perform your favorite tunes with a full rock band!
A class for singers age 13+
Adult Jazz Workshop NEW!
Advanced students in the Honors Woodwind, Brass, Percussion and Jazz/Rock Ensembles are chosen by audition.
Saturday,April 8, 4:30-9:00 pm
One Conservatory Drive, Hingham
JRP Day activities include a rhythm event jam, followed by a workshop/performance on World Music and Collective Improvisation with bassist/composer Mike Rivard.
Informative breakout sessions include: Singer/Songwriting with award-winning indie singer-songwriter Hannah Christianson; Recording, Session Work and Touring with producer/engineer, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist Jon Chi; Pop Vocal Styles and techniques with SSC voice faculty member Meredith Borden; and a new music technology petting zoo with Berklee professor Loudon Stearns.
The event concludes with a pizza break and blues jam for all participants.
For more information about this event, contact JRP co-chair Ed Broms at firstname.lastname@example.org or 781-749-7565, ext. 45.
|Meredith Borden||Jon Chi||Hannah Christianson||Mike Rivard||Loudon Stearns|
JRP Spotlight Festival
Hingham: June 15, 6-9 pm
|Emily Browder Melville
|Elan Mehler, piano||David Moorhead, guitar||Andrew Moreschi Trumpet|
|Lorna Jane Norris
Financial aid is available for those who can document financial need.
Financial Aid deadlines and application.