In honour of JMC Academy’s entry into the Berklee College of Music’s International Network, JMC Academy Sydney and Melbourne hosted a free fun-filled interactive workshop and senior Masterclasses.
The Masterclasses and workshops were facilitated by Berklee College Professors, Associate Professors and Staff in collaboration with JMC Academy faculty.
There were three classes on the day:
Jason Camelio – Composition, Arranging
"Road Map for the Composer/Arranger"
This clinic reviewed approaches for how songwriters, composers and arrangers organised their work and successfully complete their projects.
Russell Hoffmann - Piano
"The Improvising Pianist."
This session provides an overview of jazz Improvisation techniques used by the modern master pianists.
Julien Kasper - Guitar
"Melodic Development in Improvisation."
Julien will focus this workshop on using a range of approaches to develop melody for improvising in Jazz, Rock, Blues and Funk.
Berklee College of Music run workshops at JMC Academy