Singer Jane Monheit is the invited guest at the Jazz Night on Monday 5 July. She will sing arrangements written by Igor Butman, Russia, with the big band of the Jazz Institute, conducted by Claus Reichstaller.
The Host School will regularly send out updates of he schedule to the registred participants
Four student combo's are formed. Want to add your trumpet, trombone, saxophone student? Contact Andi Kissenbeck.
You are a teacher, staff member, representative and want to participate? You are always welcome! Contact Andi Kissenbeck.
Is your 2021 IASJ membership fee paid? You will receive links to the live streamimg events a week before the meeting.
Live streaming / Zoom sessions already planned: Jazz Night, Final Concerts, General Assembly. Please check the schedule on the website of 2021 IASJ Munich for updates. webisite 2021 IASJ Munich
2021 Participants Fee = € 100 per person. To be paid cash upon arrival.
2021 IASJ Conference 12-14 November, Leiden, The Netherlands
Speakers/presenters confirmed: Damani Phillips: African American Music and Culture; Felipe Salles: The New Immigrant Experience; Ed Sarath: Music Education Reform in the USA; Paul Craenen: Music Research at Academies, Concervatories and Universities; Kurt Ellenberger: Applied Jazz Research, what it is, why a journal is needed; Emiliano Sampaio: Jazz and Classical Orchestras;
Call for contributions is still open!
Regular updates at the website of the 2021 IASJ Conference.
Between 1985 and 1988 I chased Michael Brecker a lot: I wanted him to do a 3 day project in my school. On a rainy day in April 1987, he eventually let me into his appartment on Grand Street, New York and agreed to the project.
I left countless faxes and messages on his answering machine but no replies, no contract...
My last desperate message: "Listen Mike, I the umbrella behind your couch is mine: an excellent Dutch HEMA-umbrella. You can keep the umbrella but I need the contract".
The next day the signed contract came in.
'The Michael Brecker Artist in Residence Porject 1988' in The Hague, The Netherlands, was a great success.