A Great Workshop!

The 2014 LSMJW was another great week of Jazz education, performance and fun. Thanks to all the attendees and hardworking volunteers who made this year such a success: we hope to see you all again next summer at the 2015 Lafayette Summer Music Jazz Workshop!

Head over to the Lafayette Jazz Workshop Facebook page to see and share highlights from this year’s workshop.


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Friday Performance Schedule

Here is the schedule for the Friday concert!

Friday Performance Schedule

You can come and go from the venue as you please, but make sure you arrive 5 minutes before the start of your student’s performance. See you there!

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8 AM Jam Sessions

Tuesday through Friday, August 5 – August 8: Plan to arrive no later than 8:45am. Classes will begin promptly at 9:00am. If you need to arrive earlier because of transportation issues, our staff will be on campus by 8:00am each day. Doors open at 7:45…There will be no adult supervision before 7:45 am; do not drop off prior to this time.

Jam Session Tuesday-Friday 8AM:

This is teacher supervised, on stage in the multi use room, voluntary and everyone is welcome!

Tunes for Friday morning:
Tenor Madness
Short Stuff
Song For My Father
Mercy Mercy

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Lunch Forecast for the Week of the Workshop August 4 to 8

While you’re getting ready for camp, be sure to check out this year’s awesome lunch menu!

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Student Letter and Audition Times

On Sunday, July 6th, we sent an email to all registered attendees and parents for the 2014 Workshop, which included information about this year’s Workshop, student audition times, and theory placement level.

If you haven’t received it, the letter can be found here.

If you haven’t done so already, please review the letter and respond to jathayde@comcast.net to confirm your audition time and your choice of theory level.

If you haven’t registered, there are only a few spots left at the Workshop, so register soon!

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Live Concerts

650wideHeaderOnce again this year, we are proud to present LIVE JAZZ, featuring some of our gifted staff instructors, at the Big Room Theatre at Lamorinda Music on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday evenings the week of camp.

More Information:


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Scholarship Application

A limited number of scholarships are available! To apply, download the scholarship application, and follow the instructions on it.

You will need a letter of recommendation from your music teacher, an audition tape or CD, and a letter from your parent or guardian that explains your need for financial assistance.

The application deadline is May 1, and notifications of award will be made May 20.

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