Keystone College Jazz Institute
2016 Dates TBD
The Jazz Institute at Keystone College is a one-week summer program that offers an opportunity for students, educators, amateurs and professionals to study and perform with some of New York’s and Northeastern Pennsylvania’s finest touring and recording jazz artists.
Each year, The Jazz Institute presents its premiere student jazz ensemble at the Scranton Jazz Festival, following the week-long educational event.
Program Highlights and Instructors
Our talented faculty will have instruction in the following areas:
- Jazz Theory and Ear Training Harmony
- Jazz Piano Class
- Jazz History
- Various Jazz Combo Ensembles
- Private Instruction
- Rhythm Section Techniques
- Vocal Styles and Techniques
- Performance and Practice Analysis
- Guitar Ensemble
- Bass Ensemble
* Music business, music technology, studio engineering, and recording will also be discussed.
Cost is $325 for the week.
Residence Hall Fees:
- Overnight accommodations in the residence halls are $15.00/per person per day.
Residence Hall Features:
- Mostly double rooms (2 beds, 2 desks, 2 dressers, etc.)
- Community bathrooms (1 bathroom located on each floor or in each suite)
- Bathrooms with 2-3 showers, 2-3 toilets, 2-3 sinks
- Swipe card access into residence hall (cards distributed at check-in)
- Wireless internet
- Air conditioning in all rooms
- Lounge space for meetings, recreation
- Flat screen TV in lounge
- Pool table for recreation
Dining Services, Basic Meals:
- Breakfast: $5.00 / person
- Lunch: $7.00 / person
- Dinner: $7.50 / person