Saxophonist and teaching artist Jeff Antoniuk has been called Maryland’s Pied Piper of Jazz. He teaches jazz workshops and classes for people of all ages. Become the musician you want to be with help from these programs:
Jazz Band Masterclass is the newest idea in jazz education, offering aspiring musicians the chance to learn and play jazz the way it was meant to be played – in a combo setting. Classes and workshops are geared to adult amateurs and semi-professionals. Groups meet twice monthly in two cities and perform in public concerts.
InDepth Jazz Clinics Each year six-10 clinics are offered on topics such as Funk/Fusion, Latin Jazz, and Vocal Jazz Technique. They help ALL LEVELS of instrumentalists and vocalists raise the bar on their practice and performance.
Maryland Summer Jazz is an exciting festival of workshops, jams and concerts held in the last weeks of July. At the heart of the festival is a jazz camp. It is the top rated adult jazz camp in the Mid-Atlantic region, and musicians and fans come from many states to attend.
Capital City Voices is a jazz choir based in the District. Since 2010, the choir has dazzled audiences with its inventive repertoire. Gifted amateurs and semi-pro vocalists aged 16 and older are welcome to join. Rehearsals are held weekly during the school year.
Concerts in Schools and Artist Residencies featuring the Jazz Update and Groove Nation are provided through Washington Performing Arts Society (WPAS).
Private instruction is available for jazz saxophone, jazz theory and improvisation are offered for all instruments.
To learn more about school programs or private instruction, contact Jeff Antoniuk.