"Jazzis" - TASIS Celebrates International Jazz Day
TASIS students, faculty and staff will celebrate with a presentation of workshops, ensemble and singing presentations representing the various styles of jazz from traditional standards through to contemporary jazz rock.
International Jazz Day. A global celebration, declared by UNESCO in 2011, recognizing the power of jazz music to promote peace, intercultural dialogue, and meaningful international cooperation.
10:30-12:30 -Jazz Brunch (special New Orleans jazz-inspired menu) Performances by the TASIS community with Beat Poetry Workshop.
13:00-13:30 - Blues Workshop.
14:00 – 15:30 - Bands, Solo Instrumental, and Vocal presentations - featuring TASIS students and faculty.
Palestra Dance Studio
16:00 – 17:00 - Broadway-style Jazz Dance Workshop.
Please join us to learn, listen, play, sing, or simply to relax and enjoy the atmosphere.
On behalf of the TASIS Performing Arts Teachers and Cultural Events Coordinator Simone Aeschliman,Samantha Forrest, Valerie Carlson, Matthew and Julie Frazier-Smith, Alessio di Tonno, Daniel Bagutti, Gloria de Piante, Melody Zanecchia, Sarah Grove-Locke, Jonathan Morris, and associated faculty performers Tamara Schumacher and the Faculty Choir, Eric Walser, Michelle Arslanian and Fabrizio De Gregorio.