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Colorado Gypsy Jazz Camp

August 2 - August 6

Gypsy All Stars

An unheralded experience for ensemble training and performances! Learn from gypsy jazz masters in Crested Butte, Colorado. Attend the Colorado Gypsy Jazz Camp with your existing ensemble or join as an individual guitar, fiddle or bass player and our gurus will place you within an ensemble. The camp will include warm-ups, plenty of jam time, rhythm guitar, improvisation, a specific workshop on the secrets and riffs of Django Reinhardt’s style, participant ensembles, and late-night jam sessions with performers.

Sample Daily Schedule:

10:30 – Warm ups w/ instructor
11:00 – 11:50 – Guitar/violin/bass workshops
12:00 -12:50 – Gypsy jazz Rep Building Class (Beginning/Advanced)
1-2:00 – Lunch Break
2:30-3:20 – Guitar/violin/bass workshops
3:30-4:00 – Individual Practice Time
4-5:30 – Ensemble Meeting
5:30-7:00 – Dinner Break
8:00-11:00 – Jam Session

Returning faculty:

  • Vinny Raniolo
  • Max O’Rourke
  • Greg Loughman
  • Jason Anick (Virtual)

New faculty:

  • Ben Powell
  • Nathan Royal

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Gypsy Jazz Camp


August 2
August 6
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