Visiting guest, Q & A’s, Master-classes and Meet & Greets …
Visiting artists have graciously met with our students for Q & A sessions or for master-classes and sometimes actual lessons and jam sessions…
Here are some of the artists who have come around:
Bernard “Pretty” Purdie
Wynton Marsalis and the Jazz @ Lincoln Center Orchestra
Jazz Arts Academy Students
Q&A with Grammy Winner Esperanza Spalding
Grammy Award Winner Esperanza Spaulding played a show at the Count Basie Theatre. She was gracious enough to allow our students to watch her sound check, and afterwards she answered a few of their questions.