Now in it's 6th year, Straight Ahead Jazz Camp offers five days of innovative, hands-on sessions led by professional jazz musicians and expert clinicians who will educate, challenge, and inspire musicians, educators, and music lovers of all levels. The 2014 SAJC features artist-in-residence Victor Goines (Northwestern University, Jazz at Lincoln Center) and guest clinicians Bobby Watson and Etienne Charles.
NOW AVAILABLE: One Day Passes! Register on site for a one day all access pass for only $60!
-Workshops and presentations by renown professional musicians and music educators including Orbert Davis, Jose Diaz, Mwata Boden, Willie Pickens, Jarrad Harris, Dr. Larry Scripp, and more!
-Improvisation master classes for Beginning, Intermediate, and Advanced players
-Jam sessions for campers
-Luncheon and live jazz performance featuring Larry Brown Group.
-35 CPDU’s are available for Chicago Public School teachers
When are the dates for SAJC 2014?
Straight Ahead Jazz Camp will be held July 7-11, 2014.
What is the schedule?
Download a complete schedule here.
Where does SAJC 2014 take place?
The camp will be held at Columbia College Music Center, located at 1014 S. Michigan Avenue.
What are the tutition/fees for SAJC 2014?
Tuition - JIC Members
Early Registration (before June 16, 2014): $190
Regular Registration (after June 16, 2014): $250
Tuition - JIC Non-Members*
Early Registration (before June 16, 2014): $225
Regular Registration (after June 16, 2014): $285
*NEW!! Non-member registration fees include a 1-year membership to the Jazz Institute of Chicago at the Educator Level.
When can I register for SAJC 2014?
Registration is now open! To register for camp, click here. To receive camp updates, sign up for our SAJC contact list today!