School's Out! Discover Jazz

School's Out! Discover Jazz
12 Nov 2019
2:30pm - 3:45pm
Esplanade Concert Hall

School’s Out! Discover Jazz is an introduction to jazz music.

In this programme, students will be introduced to a brief history of the music genre that has spread to different corners of the world today. The programme will explore essential jazz elements such as blues, swing, and improvisation as well as the genre’s unique socio-political history.


Learning Objectives

  • Recognise and develop an awareness of basic elements of jazz music
  • Develop an appreciation of jazz rhythms and improvisation
  • Develop an understanding of jazz across different social and cultural contexts