Join a Band!
LiveJam is a opportunity for talented students who want an immersive
performance experience. You'll work in a hands-on inspiring environment learning real performance
techniques and the complexities of being in a band. Focus is on collaboration, fun and getting your band ready for a live concert performance.
BAND MEMBERS: vocalists, a drummer, a bassist,
a guitarist and a pianist.
You will meet every two weeks for two hours. A professional guitarist
and drummer will expertly coach you in the art of playing in a rock-solid rhythm section!
You will meet on the opposite weeks for two hours. You'll
develop live performance techniques and learn all the elements of singing with a band.
After three sessions of training, instrumentalists and vocalists will come together for three
sessions of band rehearsals. Then your band gets an opportunity to perform live for family and
Since there is a limited and
it is essential that accepted participants be
dedicated to the program. There will be high expectations for you to learn the material and
practice regularly at
home. This is what a
professional musician does in his or her band(s).
You will audition for your private
teacher during your regularly scheduled lesson.
Play or sing one piece of choice. (Your private teacher must approve the piece.)
Play or sing: one major scale of choice, one minor scale of choice and two arpeggios
Sight and clap an 8-bar notated rhythm exercise.
Guitarist and bassist, just show up with your instrument. We provide drums, keyboard, amplifiers and
patch cables. If you would like to use your own electronic keyboard, bring it. Drummers need to
We provide dynamic microphones and patch cables. If you have your own microphone, please bring it.
Allegro Music will supply all of the music and charts you'll need to learn your
The fee for the entire program is $360. This
includes six 2-hour sessions at Allegro Music at a cost of $60 per session. Live concert
performance, photos and video are also included.
The fee must be paid in full the week prior to the start of the workshop. This is to ensure that selected students are
committed to the program.