Musicians Movement Blue Springs
Career Music Educators Serving School Musicians, Music Directors and Driven Performers
Specializing in Performance Driven, Technology Based Music Instruction
Area Jazz Combo Performing Ensembles- interested candidates of varying instrumentation are auditioned to perform in beginner to advanced level small jazz ensembles for the strict purpose of performance. Those participating will rehearse on a weekly basis and be featured in local performance and or competition. Our goal is to groom these performers for advancement into collegiate programs, those seeking music scholarships, and those interested in performance or music education careers. All participants supply their own instruments. Some travel may be involved.
Area Percussion Performing Ensembles - audition based performance groups who will rehearse weekly in preparation for public performance and or competition. Varieties of literature, styles, instrumentations, show ideas and productions will be performed. Our goal is to groom these performers for advancement into collegiate programs, those seeking music scholarships, and those interested in performance or music education careers. Some travel may be involved.
Area Jazz Band - same as Area Jazz Combo but larger in size (12-16).
Jam Band- this course is designed as an aid to young artists who desire to form original bands, or join other bands. Participants will learn everything involved to build, manage, market, and rehearse a project. They will learn techniques to recruit musicians and land “gigs”, with the idea to perform publically. They will become familiar with hardware, software, and professional audio gear required for live performance. In addition, they will deal with real public venue owners and community organizations. They will also have opportunities to consult with professionals in the industry and other local bands. This is an awesome opportunity that will develop character and powerful leadership abilities.