CCJA Summer Institute

Week 1: June 7-12, 2021

Week 2: June 21-26, 2021

CCJA Summer Institute 2021

A wide variety of week-long, action packed ensembles & classes

Week 1: June 7-12, 2021 - Denver (CCJA HQ at 800 Kalamath Street)

Week 2: June 21-26, 2021 - Denver (CCJA HQ at 800 Kalamath Street) & Lafayette, CO

CCJA's Summer Institute offers something for everyone, from middle schoolers to adult musicians. Immerse yourself in topic-based courses and action-packed themed and jazz ensembles for a week at a time! Summer Institute classes are easy to mix and match - students can participate in more than one at a time and are welcome to join us for one or both weeks (ensembles and classes are different from Week 1 to Week 2). The majority of our Summer Institute Classes take place at our CCJA HQ (800 Kalamath Street Denver) but we are thrilled to offer two groups in Boulder County (scroll down to see information)

Note: We will still be implementing and adhering to the Covid-19 policies and restrictions we have enacted during the pandemic. This means we will have a limited amount of spots available in each class/ensemble, in order to limit the amount of students socially distanced in each of our rehearsal rooms and ensure a safe environment. We will be following all state and local guidelines at the time the Summer Institute takes place and will heed CDC guidances. For more information about the Covid-19 policies we have in place, get in touch with us or access our policies here

Need-based scholarships are available for CCJA Summer Institute Programming, please reach out for more information.

Week 1 Classes & Ensembles: June 7-12, 2021 (Denver, CO)

Ensembles and most classes meet each day of the week for five rehearsals for the session (Monday-Friday). Theory classes meet three days a week (MWF). All ensembles will perform at our CCJA Mini-Summer Fest on-site outdoors on Saturday, June 12th (12-5pm - exact schedule of performances TBD). The composition class will have a recording session of their pieces on-site on Saturday, June 12th from 10am-12pm.

Title
Ages
Dates & Times
Tuition
More Info & Registration
Middle School Latin Jazz Ensemble
10-14
4:00-5:30pm (M-F)
$185
https://jazzarts.z2systems.com/np/clients/jazzarts/event.jsp?event=489&
Jazz Theory (Level 2 - Intermediate)
11-Adult
4:00-5:30pm (MWF)
$90
https://jazzarts.z2systems.com/event.jsp?event=494&
Odd-Meter Ensemble (High School)
14-18
4:30-6:00pm (M-F)
$185
https://jazzarts.z2systems.com/event.jsp?event=509&
Rhythm Workshop
12-Adult
4:30-6:00pm (M-F)
$150
https://jazzarts.z2systems.com/event.jsp?event=524&
High School Jazz Combo (Int/Adv)
14-18
4:30-6:00pm (M-F)
$185
https://jazzarts.z2systems.com/event.jsp?event=504&
Middle School Jazz Combo
10-14
6:00-7:30pm (M-F)
$185
https://jazzarts.z2systems.com/event.jsp?event=514&
Jazz Composition
13-Adult
6:00-7:30pm (M-F)
$185
https://jazzarts.z2systems.com/event.jsp?event=529&
Jazz Theory (Level 1 - Introductory)
10-Adult
6:00-7:30pm (MWF)
$90
https://jazzarts.z2systems.com/event.jsp?event=499&
High School Funk Ensemble
14-18
6:30-8:00pm (M-F)
$185
https://jazzarts.z2systems.com/event.jsp?event=519&
Drumset Intensive (High School-Adult)
14-Adult
6:30-8:00pm (M-F)
$150
https://jazzarts.z2systems.com/event.jsp?event=534&
Adult Jazz Combo (Ages 18+)
18+
7-8:30pm (M-F)
$185
https://jazzarts.z2systems.com/event.jsp?event=539&

Week 2 Classes & Ensembles: June 21-26, 2021 (Denver, CO)

Ensembles and most classes meet each day of the week for five rehearsals for the session (Monday-Friday). Theory classes meet three days a week (MWF). All ensembles will perform at our CCJA Mini-Summer Fest on-site outdoors on Saturday, June 26th (12-5pm - exact schedule of performances TBD). The arranging class will have a recording session of their pieces on-site on Saturday, June 26th from 10am-12pm.

Class/Ensemble
Ages
Dates & Times
Tuition
More Info & Registration
Jazz Theory (Level 1 - Introductory)
10-Adult
6:00-7:30 MWF
$90
https://jazzarts.z2systems.com/event.jsp?event=579&
Adult Jazz Combo
18+
7:00-8:30pm M-F
$185
https://jazzarts.z2systems.com/event.jsp?event=594&
Guitar Ensemble
14-18
6:30-8:00pm M-F
$185
https://jazzarts.z2systems.com/event.jsp?event=589&
High School Latin Jazz Ensemble
14-18
6:30-8:00pm M-F
$185
https://jazzarts.z2systems.com/event.jsp?event=584&
Jazz Arranging Class
13-Adult
6:00-7:30pm M-F
$185
https://jazzarts.z2systems.com/event.jsp?event=574&
Middle School Jazz Combo
10-14
6:00-7:30pm M-F
$185
https://jazzarts.z2systems.com/event.jsp?event=569&
Improvisation Workshop (Int/Adv)
13-Adult
4:30-6:00pm M-F
$150
https://jazzarts.z2systems.com/event.jsp?event=564&
Modern Jazz Combo
14-18
4:30-6:00pm M-F
$185
https://jazzarts.z2systems.com/event.jsp?event=559&
High School Jazz Combo (Int/Adv)
14-18
4:30-6:00pm M-F
$185
https://jazzarts.z2systems.com/event.jsp?event=554&
Jazz Theory (Level 2 - Intermediate)
11-Adult
4:00-5:30pm MWF
$90
https://jazzarts.z2systems.com/event.jsp?event=549&
Middle School Funk Ensemble
10-14
4:00-5:30pm M-F
$185
https://jazzarts.z2systems.com/event.jsp?event=544&

Week 2 Classes & Ensembles: June 21-26, 2021 (Lafayette, CO)

Ensembles meet each day of the week for five rehearsals for the session (Monday-Friday) at the Muse Performance Space (200 E. South Boulder Rd. Lafayette, CO 80026) and will culminate in a performance. 

Class/Ensemble
Ages
Dates & Times
Tuition
More Info & Registration
High School Jazz Combo (Intermediate/Advanced)
14-18
4:00-5:30pm M-F
$185
https://jazzarts.z2systems.com/event.jsp?event=604&
Middle School Jazz Combo
10-14
2:00-3:30pm M-F
$185
https://jazzarts.z2systems.com/event.jsp?event=599&