repertoire

YOUTH JAZZ prepares and presents a varied repertoire of masterworks and commissioned original compositions for a variety of performances where the music is of central consideration.

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studio

Through a strategic business alliance, YOUTH JAZZ Students rehearse and record in Kansas City at the premiere professional recording complex in the Midwest USA: BRC Audio Productions.

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education

YOUTH JAZZ provides participating students an artist experience in jazz ensemble performance, interaction with established artists, music  industry experts, and educators.

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KCAYJ: A SPRING AND SUMMER ONLY PROGRAM

YOUTH JAZZ is a private music education firm specializing in teaching the art of jazz ensemble performance and the craft of jazz improvisation to a select group of KC area youth artists.
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YOUTH JAZZ is an octet comprised of student musicians who are among the top jazz artists of their generation. Members are determined by audition before the start of each annual performance season. 
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YOUTH JAZZ repertoire consists of creatively arranged versions of existing jazz masterworks and commissioned original compositions.
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GET INVOLVED

MAKE PLANS TO AUDITION! Inquire today. Community members can also get involved with YOUTH JAZZ as chair sponsors, volunteers, consultants or business affiliates.