Vocal Jazz for Beginners

About Vocal Jazz for Beginners

Have you ever imagine what is like to be a jazz vocal singer? How does it feel when you improvise?

This class will offer a foundation of what Vocal jazz is and how to start improving your vocal skills m understanding the sound of singers like Ella Fitzgerald or Louis Armstrong. We will explore the styles of vocal jazz, we will develop a better understanding of the genre and will get vocal jazz practice exercises.

Don’t be afraid... improvising is fun!

This class is limited to 40 students.

Class Goals

  • Goal 1: Fundation of vocal improvisation
  • Goal 2: Ear training and music appreciation
  • Goal 3: Scat singing
  • Goal 4: Second Chorus
  • Goal 5: Improvising over repertoire.

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This class will be offered on April 23 as part of LESSONFEST, our weeklong festival of free classes and activities.

Enroll above for free and we will send you the link to join.


Single session on Sunday, April 23, at 4 pm ET | 1 pm PT | 20:00 UTC.

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Enrolled students receive lifetime access to the video recording of the class.

4:00 PM - 4:55 PM EDT
Vocal Jazz for Beginners
Jatziri Gallegos

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Jatziri Gallegos

Jatziri Gallegos

Since arriving in New York in 2009, Jatziri (pronounced Hat-City) Gallegos has become an international ambassador of cultural understanding through music. Premiering new compositions and cultivating spontaneous moments on the bandstand, the singer, composer and educator renews her commitment to promoting sensitivity through artistic expression. Resonating tone along with refined phrasing and harmonic instincts have allowed her to play alongside enduring figures, from Ray Santos to John Benitez, and appear at venues throughout New York and Mexico, including, among others, Tutuma Social Club, Somethin’ Jazz Club, ShapeShifter Lab, The National Auditorium of Mexico City, La Nueva Babel and Th...

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