Calling all young musicians (age 12 – 20) who want to learn more about Traditional Jazz and improvisation. Basin Street Regulars will provide a full scholarship to go to a weeklong Teagarden Jazz Camp in the Sierra’s. The dates are, July 23 – 29 and July 31 – Aug 6, 2017. The deadline is sometime in April. (Available openings for popular instruments fill up fast.) First, apply online at Traditional Jazz Society Teagarden Jazz Camp
The Teagarden Jazz Camp is a premier Jazz Camp near Pollock Pines and is considered one of the best in the nation. The Camp has expanded the dates to two week-long sessions to accommodate the overflow of applicants.
Basin Street Regulars also provides scholarships to young musicians ages 12 to 26 who what to attend any workshop or camp. For example, there is the local SLO Summer Jazz Workshop (day classes) at Cuesta College in May. For youth interested in other camps email: firstname.lastname@example.org.