Master Class – Jazz, has Wynton working with a Jazz quintet. There is in depth discussion and demonstration of all aspects of the rhythm section as well as the front line horns. Concepts of improvisation, playing as a group including techniques of listening and interacting as a group are also covered. This one is cram packed with information for players and teachers who work with small groups and big bands.
Table of content:
- Swing & Time
- New Orleans
- On rap music
- Group Instruction
- Church Influence
- Classic Vs Jazz
- Rhythmic Ideas
- Louis Armstrong
This program was filmed in February 1995 at the Lied Center of Kansas, University of Kansas.
Executive Producer: Edward Arrendell II
Hosted by Wynton Marsalis
Concept and content by Wynton Marsalis and Sandly Feldstein
Produced by Sandy Feldstein adn Dave Olive
Directio, Video Editing, & DVD Authoring: Dave Olive
Mr. Marsalis’ Students:
Steve Erickson (Piano); Mike Warren (drums); Todd Harshbarger (bass); Paul Harr (tenor sax); Mark Howard (alto sax).
Wynton Marsalis Quartet:
Wynton Marsalis (trumpet); Eric Reed (piano); Reuben R. Rogers (bass); Ali Jackson (drums)