Monday, July 19, 2021

Check-in & Registration

10:00AM – 12:00PM

Funkhouser Dorm Patio

Welcome to the National Jazz Workshop!

Check in and confirm registration to begin your experience.

Lunch

12:00PM – 1:00PM

Allen Dining Hall

Enjoy lunch in the Allen Dining Hall on Shenandoah University's main campus.

Arranging Track

1:00PM – 2:50PM

Ruebush Hall, Room 243

Jazz Arranging, Levels I & II

Instructor: Tomaro

Recording & Production Track

1:00PM – 2:50PM

Ruebush Hall, Room 132

(Recording Studio)

Recording Techniques

Instructor: O'Neill

Performance Track

1:00PM – 1:50PM

Various Locations

Beginning Jazz Theory & Improvisation

Instructor: Niess

Ruebush Hall, Room148

Intermediate Theory & Improvisation A

Instructor: Fraedrich

Ruebush Hall, Room 128

 

Intermediate Theory & Improvisation B

Instructor: Brenzel

Ruebush Hall, Room146

 

Advanced Theory & Improvisation

Instructor: Henson

Armstrong Hall, Room 39

Ensemble Rehearsals

2:00PM to 3:15PM

Various Locations

Tomaro Big Band

Ruebush Hall, Room 128

 

Niess Big Band

Ruebush Hall, Room 146

 

Henson/Young Big Band

Armstrong Hall, Room 39

Fraedrich Little Big Band

Ruebush Hall, Room 132 (Recording Studio)

Performance Track Masterclasses

3:30PM – 4:30PM

Various Locations

Trumpet

Ruebush Hall, Room 146

Graham Breedlove, Craig Fraedrich, Josh Kauffman, Ashlin Parker

 

Trombone

Ruebush Hall, Room 148

Luke Brimhall, Aaron Eckert

 

Saxophones

Ruebush Hall, Room 128

Joe Henson, Mike Tomaro, Daryl Brenzel

 

All Rhythm

Armstrong Concert Hall

Camp Meeting

4:45PM

Armstrong Concert Hall

All National Jazz Workshop participants are invited to attend the workshop meeting to kick off this year's summer program.

Dinner

5:30PM – 6:30PM

Allen Dining Hall

Enjoy dinner with other National Jazz Workshop participants in the Allen Dining Hall on Shenandoah University's main campus.

Concert: The U.S. Army Blues

7:00PM

Abram's Creek Amphitheater

The U.S. Army Blues kicks off the National Jazz Workshop with a special outdoor concert at Abram's Creek Amphitheater next to Ruebush Hall.

Student Jam Sessions

After Concert

Various Locations

All National Jazz Workshop students are invited to play in an array of student jam sessions outside and/or in Ruebush Hall, Rooms 128 and 146, as well as Armstrong Hall, Room 39.

Dorm Check-in

10:00PM

Campus Dorm(s)

All dormitory residents under age 18 must be checked into dorms or local area hotels by adult chaperones.

Tuesday, July 20, 2021

Breakfast

7:30AM – 8:30AM

Allen Dining Hall

Enjoy breakfast in the Allen Dining Hall on Shenandoah University's main campus.

Performance Track

9:00AM – 9:50AM

Various Locations

Beginner Jazz Theory & Improvisation

Instructor: Purcell | Ruebush Hall, Room 148

 

Intermediate Jazz Theory & Improvisation A

Instructor: Fraedrich | Ruebush Hall, Room 128

 

Intermediate Jazz Theory & Improvisation B

Instructor: Brenzel | Ruebush Hall, Room 146

 

Advanced Jazz Theory & Improvisation

Instructor: Henson | Armstrong Hall, Room 39

Arranging Track

9:00AM – 10:45AM

Ruebush Hall, Room 243

Jazz Arranging, Level I & II

Instructor: Tomaro

Recording & Production Track

9:00AM – 10:45AM

Ruebush Hall, Room 132

(Recording Studio)

Recording Techniques

Instructor: O’Neill

Performance Track

10:00AM – 10:50AM

Various Locations

Beginner Jazz Theory & Improvisation

Instructor: Niess | Ruebush Hall, Room 148

 

Intermediate Jazz Theory & Improvisation A

Instructor: Fraedrich | Ruebush Hall, Room 128

Intermediate Jazz Theory & Improvisation B

Instructor: Brenzel | Ruebush Hall, Room 146

 

Advanced Jazz Improvisation

Instructor: Henson | Armstrong Hall, Room 39

 

Drum Set Masterclass

Instructor: Todd Harrison | Armstrong Concert Hall

 

Bass Masterclass

Instructor: Corcoran Holt | Ruebush Hall, Room 113

 

Piano Masterclass

Instructor: Tim Whalen | Ruebush Hall, Room 143 (Piano Lab)

 

Guitar Masterclass

Instructor: Shawn Purcell | Ruebush Hall, Room 245

Ensemble Rehearsals

11:00AM – 12:15PM

Various Locations

Tomaro Big Band

Ruebush Hall, Room 128

 

Niess Big Band

Ruebush Hall, Room 146

 

Fraedrich Little Big Band

Ruebush Hall, Room 132 (Recording Studio)

 

Henson/Young Big Band

Armstrong Hall, Room 39

Lunch

12:00PM – 1:00PM

Allen Dining Hall

Enjoy lunch in the Allen Dining Hall on the Shenandoah University's main campus.

Performance Track

1:00PM – 1:50PM

Various Locations

Trumpet

Ruebush Hall, Room 146

Bill Dunn, Ashlin Parker, Craig Fraedrich

Trombone

Ruebush Hall, Room 148

Matt Niess

 

Saxophone

Ruebush Hall, Room 128

Luis Hernandez, Joe Henson

All Rhythm

Armstrong Concert Hall Stage

Shawn Purcell, Tim Whalen, Corcoran Holt, Todd Harrison, Al Young

Recording & Production Track

1:00PM – 3:30PM

Ruebush Hall, Room 132

(Recording Studio)

Recording Techniques

Instructor: O'Neill

Arranging Track

1:00PM – 3:30PM

Ruebush Hall, Room 111

(Mac Lab)

Mac Lab Hours

Ensemble Rehearsals

2:00PM – 3:30PM

Various Locations

Baylock Reunion Band

Armstrong Concert Hall

 

Tomaro Big Band

Ruebush Hall, Room 128

 

Niess Big Band

Ruebush Hall, Room 146

 

Fraedrich Little Big Band

Ruebush Hall, Room 132 (Recording Studio)

 

Henson/Young Big Band

Armstrong Hall, Room 39

Jazz Documentary

4:00PM

Armstrong Concert Hall

All National Jazz Workshop participants will watch 1959: The Year that Changed Jazz.

Dinner

5:00PM – 6:00PM

Allen Dining Hall

Enjoy dinner with other National Jazz Workshop participants in the Allen Dining Hall on Shenandoah University's main campus.

Concert: Mike Tomaro Big Band

7:00PM

Armstrong Concert Hall

The Mike Tomaro Big Band presents a concert for all National Jazz Workshop participants.

Student Jam Sessions & Activities

8:30PM

Ruebush Hall,

Rooms 128, 146
Armstrong Hall, Room 39

All National Jazz Workshop students are invited to play in an array of student jam sessions in Ruebush Hall, Rooms 128 & 146, as well as Armstrong Hall, Room 39 or play in the Game Room from 8:30PM to 10:00PM.

Dorm Check-in

10:00PM

University Dorm(s)

All dormitory residents under age 18 must be checked into dorms by adult chaperones.

Wednesday, July 21, 2021

Breakfast

7:30AM – 8:30AM

Allen Dining Hall

Enjoy breakfast in the Allen Dining Hall on Shenandoah University's main campus.

Performance Track

9:00AM – 9:50AM

Various Locations

Beginner Jazz Theory & Improvisation

Instructor: Niess | Ruebush Hall, Room 148

Intermediate Jazz Theory & Improvisation A

Instructor: Fraedrich | Ruebush Hall, Room 128

Intermediate Jazz Theory & Improvisation B

Instructor: Brenzel | Ruebush Hall, Room 146

Advanced Jazz Theory & Improvisation

Instructor: Henson | Armstrong Hall, Room 39

Arranging Track

9:00AM – 10:45AM

Ruebush Hall, Room 243

Jazz Arranging, Level I & II

Instructors: Tomaro

Recording & Production Track

9:00AM – 10:45AM

Ruebush Hall, Room 132

(Recording Studio)

Recording Techniques

Instructor: O’Neill

Performance Track

10:00AM – 10:50AM

Various Locations

Beginner Jazz Theory & Improvisation

Instructor: Niess | Ruebush Hall, Room 148

 

Intermediate Jazz Theory & Improvisation A

Instructor: Fraedrich | Ruebush Hall, Room 128

Intermediate Jazz Theory & Improvisation B

Instructor: Brenzel | Ruebush Hall, Room 146

 

Advanced Jazz Improvisation

Instructor: Henson | Armstrong Hall, Room 39

 

Drum Set Masterclass

Instructor: Harrison/Young | Armstrong Concert Hall

 

Bass Masterclass

Instructor: Corcoran Holt | Ruebush Hall, Room 113

 

Piano Masterclass

Instructor: Tim Whalen | Ruebush Hall, Room 143 (Piano Lab)

 

Guitar Masterclass

Instructor: Shawn Purcell | Ruebush Hall, Room 245

Ensemble Rehearsals

11:00AM – 12:15PM

Various Locations

Baylock Reunion Band

Armstrong Concert Hall

 

Tomaro Big Band

Ruebush Hall, Room 128

 

Niess Big Band

Ruebush Hall, Room 146

 

Fraedrich Little Big Band

Ruebush Hall, Room 132 (Recording Studio)

 

Henson/Young Big Band

Armstrong Hall, Room 39

Lunch

12:00PM – 1:00PM

Allen Dining Hall

Enjoy lunch in the Allen Dining Hall on the Shenandoah University's main campus.

Performance Track

1:00PM – 1:50PM

Various Locations

Trumpet

Ruebush Hall, Room 146

Dave Detweiler, Bill Dunn, Zack Smith, Ashlin Parker, Craig Fraedrich

Trombone

Ruebush Hall, Room 148

Jeff Cortazzo, Matt Niess

 

Saxophone

Ruebush Hall, Room 128

Daryl Brenzel, Mike Tomaro, Joe Henson

 

All Rhythm

Armstrong Concert Hall

Shawn Purcell, Tim Whalen, Corcoran Holt, Todd Harrison, Al Young

Recording & Production Track

1:00PM – 3:30PM

Reubush Hall, Room 132

(Recording Studio)

Recording Techniques

Instructor: O'Neill

Arranging Track

1:00PM – 3:30PM

Ruebush Hall, Room 111

(Mac Lab)

Mac Lab Hours

Ensemble Rehearsals

2:00PM – 3:30PM

Various Locations

Baylock Reunion Band

Armstrong Concert Hall

 

Tomaro Big Band

Ruebush Hall, Room 128

 

Niess Big Band

Ruebush Hall, Room 146

 

Fraedrich Little Big Band

Ruebush Hall, Room 132 (Recording Studio)

 

Henson/Young Big Band

Armstrong Hall, Room 39

Free Time / Trumpet Rehearsal

3:30PM

Various Locations

National Jazz Workshop participants are invited to enjoy free time. All trumpets will rehearse Trumpet Mafia in Armstrong Concert Hall. Game room is open from 3:30PM to 6:00PM.

Dinner

5:30PM – 6:30PM

Allen Dining Hall

Enjoy a cookout dinner with other National Jazz Workshop participants in the courtyard by Armstrong Hall.

Concert: Ashlin Parker & the Trumpet Mafia

7:00PM

Location TBA

Ashlin Parker and the Trumpet Mafia present a special concert for all participants.

Student Jam Sessions

8:30PM

Ruebush Hall,

Rooms 128 & 146

Armstrong Hall, Room 39

All National Jazz Workshop students are invited to play in an array of student jam sessions or participate in a fun activity on campus after the concert.

Dorm Check-in

10:00PM

University Dorm(s)

All dormitory residents under age 18 must be checked into dorms by adult chaperones.

Thursday, July 22, 2021

Breakfast

7:30AM – 8:30AM

Allen Dining Hall

Enjoy breakfast in the Allen Dining Hall on Shenandoah University's main campus.

Performance Track

9:00AM – 9:50AM

Various Locations

Beginner Jazz Theory & Improvisation

Instructor: Niess | Ruebush Hall, Room 148

Intermediate Jazz Theory & Improvisation A

Instructor: Fraedrich | Ruebush Hall, Room 128

Intermediate Jazz Theory & Improvisation B

Instructor: Brenzel | Ruebush Hall, Room 146

Advanced Jazz Theory & Improvisation

Instructor: Henson | Armstrong Hall, Room 39

Arranging Track

9:00AM – 10:45AM

Ruebush Hall, Room 243

Jazz Arranging, Level I & II

Instructors: Tomaro

Recording & Production Track

9:00AM – 10:45AM

Ruebush Hall, Room 132

(Recording Studio)

Recording Techniques

Instructor: O’Neill

Performance Track

10:00AM – 10:50AM

Armstrong Concert Hall

Performance Track participants will experience an improvisation clinic with National Jazz Workshop faculty.

Ensemble Rehearsals

11:00AM – 12:15PM

Various Locations

Baylock Reunion Band

Armstrong Concert Hall

 

Tomaro Big Band

Ruebush Hall, Room 128

 

Niess Big Band

Ruebush Hall, Room 146

 

Fraedrich Combo

Ruebush Hall, Room 132 (Recording Studio)

 

Henson/Young Big Band

Armstrong Hall, Room 39

Lunch

12:00PM – 1:00PM

Allen Dining Hall

Enjoy lunch in the Allen Dining Hall on the Shenandoah University's main campus.

Performance Track

1:00PM – 1:50PM

Various Locations

Trumpet

Ruebush Hall, Room 146

Mike Christie, Ashlin Parker, Craig Fraedrich

Trombone

Ruebush Hall, Room 148

Matt Niess

 

Saxophone

Ruebush Hall, Room 128

Brad Linde

 

Guitar

Ruebush Hall, Room 245

Shawn Purcell

 

Piano

Ruebush Hall, Room 143 (Piano Lab)

Bob Boguslaw, Tim Whalen

 

Bass

Ruebush Hall, Room 113

Corcoran Holt

 

Drums

Armstrong Concert Hall Stage

Todd Harrison/Young

Recording & Production Track

1:00PM – 3:30PM

Ruebush Hall, Room 132

(Recording Studio)

Recording Techniques

Instructor: O'Neill

Arranging Track

1:00PM – 3:30PM

Ruebush Hall, Room 111

(Mac Lab)

Mac Lab Hours

Ensemble Rehearsals

2:00PM – 3:30PM

Various Locations

Baylock Reunion Band

Armstrong Concert Hall

 

Tomaro Big Band

Ruebush Hall, Room 128

 

Niess Big Band

Ruebush Hall, Room 146

 

Fraedrich Little Big Band

Ruebush Hall, Room 132 (Recording Studio)

 

Henson/Young Big Band

Armstrong Hall, Room 39

Concert: Bob Boguslaw Group

4:00PM

Armstrong Concert Hall

All National Jazz Workshop participants will attend this special concert featuring the Bob Boguslaw Group.

Dinner

5:00PM – 6:00PM

Allen Dining Hall

Enjoy dinner with other National Jazz Workshop participants in the Allen Dining Hall on Shenandoah University's main campus.

Camp Picture

6:15PM

SU Statue

All National Jazz Workshop students, faculty and alumni will take a group photo by the SU statue with instruments.

Concert: Shenandoah University Alumni Big Band (Directed by Alan Baylock)

7:00PM

Armstrong Concert Hall

The Shenandoah University Alumni Big Band directed by Alan Baylock presents a special tribute concert honoring Dr. Robert Larson who recently retired after serving on the faculty of Shenandoah Conservatory for 39 years.

Student Jam Sessions

8:30PM

Ruebush Hall,

Rooms 128 & 148

Armstrong Hall, Room 39

All National Jazz Workshop students are invited to play in an array of student jam sessions or participate in a fun activity on campus after the concert.

Dorm Check-in

10:00PM

University Dorm(s)

All dormitory residents under age 18 must be checked into dorms by adult chaperones.

Friday, July 23, 2021

Breakfast

7:15AM – 8:30AM

Allen Dining Hall

Enjoy breakfast in the Allen Dining Hall on Shenandoah University's main campus.

NJW Hotel Check-out

9:00AM

NJW Hotels

Those staying at National Jazz Workshop hotels must check out and bring belongings to the Armstrong Hall auditorium before 9:15AM.

Final Rehearsal & Sound Check

9:30AM – 10:15AM

Various Location

PERFORMANCE TRACK

Tomaro Big Band

Ruebush Hall, Room128

 

Niess Big Band

Ruebush Hall,  Room 146

 

Henson/Young Big Band

Armstrong Hall, Room 39

 

Fraedrich Little Big Band

Ruebush Hall, Room 132 (Recording Studio)

ARRANGING TRACK

TBA

RECORDING & PRODUCTION TRACK

TBA

Concert: Arrangers Reading Session

10:30AM

Armstrong Concert Hall

Tomaro Band

Move Out of Dorms

11:30AM – 12:45PM

University Dorm(s)

Move all bags and gear to the hallways in Armstrong Hall.

Lunch

11:30AM – 12:45PM

Allen Dining Hall

Enjoy lunch in the Allen Dining Hall on the Shenandoah University's main campus.

Return Room Keys

11:30AM – 1:00PM

Armstrong Hall

Return your room key(s) in the lobby of Armstrong Hall.

Concert: National Jazz Workshop Student Bands

1:00PM

Armstrong Concert Hall

National Jazz Workshop student bands present their culminating performance and celebrate the completion of great week of jazz!

Workshop Complete

After Concert

Thank you for being a part of the 2021 National Jazz Workshop at Shenandoah University. Enjoy the rest of your summer and we hope to see you next year!