Moveable Music School > Courses > The Listening Room

The Listening Room

Instructor: Jill Townsend

Date: Mondays, October 16 - November 20

Time: 7:30 pm

Price: $125, early bird discount is available*

In this friendly environment, you’ll improve your musical skills by learning how to become an engaged listener!

Get inside the music by understanding how the ensemble works together, what the rhythm section is doing in relation to the horns and voice, how the soloists build and develop a solo and why it all works so well. We’ll listen to recordings and videos of jazz standards and then play the tunes we’ve explored in class. Lead sheets will be provided

* Save $10 if you send in your cheque before Tuesday, October 3

Check For Space In this Course!

Instructor Bio

Jill Townsend is a prolific composer and arranger, and leader of the Jill Townsend Big Band. She has a passion for teaching and sharing ideas in private and group settings with learners of all ages. Jill is also the music director for Impressions Community Big Band and is co-director of the Seattle Women's Jazz Orchestra.