Jazz Jam Session

On Sunday 5th brass, sax and percussion players of Waterford will get a chance to get their jazz on with New York Brass Band at the Spraoi Festival.  They will join the amazing New York Brass Band for a Sunday morning jam session in Waterford. Organised by Music Generation Waterford, in partnership with the Spraoi Festival, they want you to get down with the trumpets, blast your way through some serious tunes and bust some wicked New Orleans sounds throughout the session!

Following the jam session, players will spill out onto the streets and wake Waterford City up with a Brass Street Beat impromptu performance at approximately 1pm on the Applemarket.

Players taking part will receive a some sheet music and audio tracks to prepare in advance of the workshop. To get involved email your name, instrument and playing level to: musicgenerationwaterford@wwetb.ie

Note: Musicians must sign up before July 27th.

Dates: Sunday August 5th

Time: 11am – 12.30pm

Age: 13years to 18years

Cost: FREE!

More Information:  musicgenerationwaterford@wwetb.ie

Music Generation  Waterford is part of Music Generation, Ireland’s national music education programme initiated by Music Network funded by U2, The Ireland Funds and The Department of Education & Skills in partnership with Waterford and Wexford Education and Training Board and Waterford City and County Council.