Tierney Sutton Master Class

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Tierney Sutton Master Class

Sat, March 23, 2013

Doors: 1:30 pm / Show: 2:00 pm (event ends at 5:00 pm)

Birdland NYC

New York, NY

$50.00 - $100.00

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The workshop will open with a Q&A session, and then participants will have the opportunity to sing and work individually with the band onstage. If time permits, some members of the audience may also have a chance to sing. Participants should bring 1 song chart (in their key) with 3 copies, and a second song (with copies) as a back-up.

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Tierney Sutton Master Class
Tierney Sutton Master Class
Tierney is an active jazz educator, and was head of the Jazz Vocal department at the University of Southern California for five years. Her band features world-class pianist Christian Jacob, Kevin Axt on bass, and Ray Brinker on drums. During over 20 years together, the Tierney Sutton Band has received 4 Grammy Nominations for Best Vocal Jazz Album, a JazzWeek Award for Vocalist of the Year, consecutive nominations for Jazz Journalist Association Awards, recorded several CDs that made the #1 spot on jazz radio playlists, and garnered critical praise throughout the world. They also received, as a band, a 5th Grammy nomination as arrangers for their arrangement of "On Broadway." For this workshop, Ralph Humphrey, co-head of the drum department of LA Music Academy, will be accompanying the band on drums.

The focus of this workshop will be: creating your own musical space, and learning the true art of collaboration with musicians. The workshop will open with a Q&A session, and then participants will have the opportunity to work individually with the band onstage at BIRDLAND. Participants should bring 1 song chart (in their key) with 3 copies, and a second song (with copies) as a back-up.

WORKSHOP DETAILS:
Saturday, March 23, 2013
2:00pm-5:00pm (Doors at 1:30pm)

Fee for participants: $100
Fee for auditors: $50
Venue Information:
Birdland NYC
315 West 44th St
New York, NY, 10036
http://birdlandjazz.com/