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Accordion workshop: Exploring Jazz and the role of the accordion
Blues to Jazz
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About the Event
Accordion workshop: Exploring Jazz and the role of the accordion with accordionist, pianist, and composer Gary Wasenko
Have you wondered how to explore the accordion as a blues or jazz instrument?
This workshop presents an opportunity for inexperienced to advanced players to explore the Blues as the foundational root of Jazz. Gary will present topics including history, stylistic developments, and technical elements as applied to the accordion. The workshop encourages discussion and allows opportunities for participants to explore the genre on their instrument.