Duration: 6 one-hour sessions // Begins: Thursday, 12th September // Time: 6.45-7.45 pm // Location: Z-Arts, Music Room, Hulme // Price: £99

This workshop is designed for musicians with some experience in playing jazz, but would like to expand their knowledge and develop their ensemble and improvisation skills. The course will consolidate the fundamental building blocks of style, improvisation, interaction, rhythm and harmony; leading to progressive approaches to improvisation with more challenging compositions. The only requirements are some basic practical jazz knowledge and approx. grade 5+ ability on your instrument.

Kat Browning has earned degrees at the Royal Northern College of Music as well as Leeds College of Music, she is a familiar face in the Manchester jazz scene, playing regular gigs and jams at Matt and Phreds, The Thirsty Scholar, among others. She is currently leading the tenors in the Infinity Jazz Orchestra, having preciously worked with. Kat Browning is a single reeds player (clarinet, bass clarinet, alto and baritone saxophones), and the 2015 Award winner for bass clarinet at the Sickle Foundation of North Wales.

Workshop dates:

  • 12th September 2019
  • 19th September 2019
  • 26th September 2019
  • 3rd October 2019
  • 10th October 2019
  • 17th October 2019