IAJSD is open to both vocalists and instrumentalists who are also current music students aged 10-18 years old. Rehearsals are held each Saturday* throughout the school year in the Music Building at Grossmont College, 8800 Grossmont College Dr., El Cajon, CA 92020. Students also have several performance opportunities throughout the year at local events, festivals and parades. Ensembles are led by top jazz performers and experienced educators, including Kamau Kenyatta and Marshall Hawkins. IAJSD is happy to work with students of all levels.
Step One – REGISTER HERE.
If you’ve completed your Registration, please call for a Placement Audition.
Step Two – CALL FOR AN AUDITION
Auditions can be scheduled by calling the office at 619.794-0189! All students are required to attend a placement audition which will take place at Grossmont College in the Music Building.
Follow this quick and easy 3-step process to sign up for your audition time-slot:
- Click on “Sign up” in the desired 10-minute time slot.
- Fill in each blank and answer the simple question that lets us know you are not a robot.
- Click the “Sign up” button.
- You’ll be assessed on:
2) Jazz melody solo* and
3) Improvisation* of your choosing.
* Please provide your backing tracks for the melody and improvisation on an MP3 or device of your choosing.
Date: August 26, 2017
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Thank you! We look forward to working (and playing jazz) with you!
- $1000 / year for new students, paid annually
- $675 / for students entering IAJSD in the second semester beginning January 6th, 2018
- Ask about payment options.
- Returning Students – Contact us for Special Rates.
50% discount given to second sibling in same registration period.
Limited, need-based scholarships may be available.
Email email@example.com for details or call 619.794-0189.
We will not meet Nov. 25, Dec. 23, Dec. 30, Jan. 13, 2018, Feb. 17 and March 31 due to public school holidays. Last class is May 19, 2018.