Duos workshop: Faye MacCalman and John Pope
Sage Gateshead, Gateshead.
This event is for over 14s only - No refunds will be issued for under 14s.
Saturday 18th May
Duos workshop series with guest mentors Faye MacCalman and John Pope
£10 / £8 Concessions
For 2019 Jazz North East are pleased to stage a series of 5 workshops hosted by established Duos working in the North East of England, focussing on different areas of jazz and improvisation the workshops will run from February through to June at Sage Gateshead and each workshop will be individually ticketed via See online.
FAYE MACCALMAN AND JOHN POPE
This workshop will look at creatively arranging and improvising with songs from both within and outside of the jazz canon. The duo will also explore how they utilise their non-chordal duo to explore texture, space and dynamics. They will also discuss how to combine freedom with composition and how these two can interlock, encouraging players to assert their own creative voice to any music they play.
Sage (Room C9)
St Mary's Square, Gateshead Quays, NE28 2JR
Contact: 0191 443 4661 / Welcome@sagegateshead.com
Accessibility: Fully accessible venue for wheelchair users
Travel: Metro to Gateshead Central or Quaylink Buses Q1, Q2 to Sage
All instrumentation and voices are welcome. You will be expected to bring your own instrument to the workshop. There will be the option of either an acoustic or electric Piano at the venue, an in house Drum Kit and Amps can also be provided, but please let us know by email at the time of purchasing your ticket what instrument you will be playing and what you may need supplying, to make sure that we can have these items in place.
This is a 14+ workshop and there is a specific ticket to purchase on Seetickets for 14 - 18 years olds, other ticketing options are for 18+ standard and 18+ concessions.
www.seetickets.com / firstname.lastname@example.org
Our concessionary rate is available to MU / NUS and other Students / OAP / Benefits
THE DUOS WORKSHOP SERIES
Saturday 16th February
Lindsay Hannon and Bradley Johnston
Saturday 16th March
Emma Fisk and James Birkett
Saturday 20th April
Abbie Finn and Harry Keeble
Saturday 18th May
Faye MacCalman and John Pope
Saturday 22nd June
Zoe Gilby and Andy Champion