Construction of the Workshop

Saul Rubin übt jams with his team Thilo Wagner on the piano

In groups, single and combo classes the participants of all age and ability groups will acquire,expand and improve their skills in musical improvisation (jazz emphasis) in the group. In addition to the musical instrumental training the participants play together in ensembles or sessions and: exercise to listen precisely.



Gilad Atzmon exercises with his group

This event will bring together performers, tutors and students, in a single learning community. The course provides first-class tuition and many opportunities to listen and perform.

Pete Churchill trains his team Johannes Müller explaining exercises workshop participants with Gilad Atzmon

Jazzharmony (with tutor Peter Polzer)

"Learn everything you can about harmony and then forget all that and just play" (freely adapted from Charly Parker)
During this 4-day course, on the way fromconscious to subconscious knowledge, we'll be trying to develop and understand the most important fundamental principles of harmony in jazz music.


One-day "jazz choir"-workshop for everyone on 13 August 2017 with Barbara Bürkle

Anyone who wants to experience how much fun active participation can bring, is invited to come around and give it a try on Sunday, 13 August 2017.

All interested singers are cordially invited to work with the internationally renowned singer Barbara Bürkle. On Sunday, August 13th, 2017, a daily workshop "JazzChor" will take place at the end of the "International Jazzwerkstatt" in Saarwellingen.

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The schedule is as follows:
The singers are taught in two blocks - in the morning from 10.00 am and in the afternoon from 2.00 pm - and in the late afternoon another rehearsal at the Campus Nobel is planned. If everything works out as planned, the "choir" will perform the practiced pieces in the evening at a public event at the Werkshalle in the Campus.

Anyone who wants to find out more about Barbara Bürkle:
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website Barbara Bürkle

If you're interested in any courses please contact Cornelia Rohe: