DAVID VIRELLES | TUESDAY, MAY 28, 2019 | 1PM – 2:15PM
TERRI LYNE CARRINGTON | WEDNESDAY, MAY 29, 2019 | 6PM – 7:15PM
CHARLESTON, SC – In collaboration with Spoleto Festival USA, Charleston Jazz is excited to host Wells Fargo Jazz Series performing artists, David Virelles and Terri Lyne Carrington, at our education facility, the Charleston Jazz Academy (3005 W. Montague Avenue, North Charleston, SC 29418) for a FREE Workshop Series. All ages and experience levels are welcome. Limited seats are available so register at www.charlestonjazz.com or call 843-745-5908.
The Charleston Jazz Academy is the only school in Charleston dedicated to nurturing the next generation of jazz artists. Enrollment has reached 130 students with 87% learning jazz on a full-scholarship. The scholarships cultivate talent found in underserved communities throughout the Charleston area.
David Carter, Director of Education and Outreach, is building an inviting and safe place for students to make music. “The goal at the Charleston Jazz Academy is to not only nurture the next generation of jazz artists, but provide an accessible, inspiring and supportive environment for our youth to thrive through the language of jazz.”
In addition to offering private and group lessons, the Charleston Jazz Academy presents workshops, masterclasses, and summer camps.