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Brand New Jazz Standards Education Program

Posted by:  Kimmel Center on October 21, 2016

Our brand new Jazz Standards education program is off and running!

This new, free program began this week with two in-school performances and a concert at the Kimmel Center which kicks off a full year of weekly jazz curriculum in select schools, all led by a team of jazz experts. To bring jazz to students of all ages, we’ve partnered with Esperanza Academy, Bodine High School, and Rhodes Elementary.

Below are photos from this week’s activities!

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The series began Wednesday morning with visits to Bodine High School (pictured) and Esperanza Academy.

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Students from Rhodes Elementary gather with visiting musicians on Thursday.

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Hundreds of students gathered in Perelman Theater Friday morning for the kick-off concert.

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The big band musicians stopped to take questions from students.


 

Be sure to check out other recent posts like “Behind-the-history at the Academy of Music” and Bar Volvér’s new fall menu!

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