Ralph Patt
Ralph Oliver Patt (5 December 1929 – 6 October 2010) was an American jazz-guitarist who introduced major-thirds tuning. Patt's tuning simplified the learning of the fretboard and chords by beginners a...
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Berklee method
In music performance and education, the Berklee method is the music theory, terminology, and practice taught at Berklee College of Music, the largest independent college of contemporary music in the w...
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International Association for Jazz Education
International Association for Jazz Education (IAJE), formerly a not-for-profit corporation based in Manhattan, Kansas, was a volunteer-run organization that, among other things, allocated student scho...
Institute of Jazz Studies
The Institute of Jazz Studies (IJS) is the largest and most comprehensive library and archives of jazz and jazz-related materials in the world. It is located on the fourth floor of the John Cotton Dan...
Stanford Jazz Workshop
Stanford Jazz Workshop (SJW) is a nonprofit organization dedicated to jazz education and the annual concert series known as the Stanford Jazz Festival.SJW was founded in 1972 by saxophonist and educat...
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Lionel Grigson
Lionel Grigson (12 February 1942 – 14 June 1994) was a British jazz pianist, cornettist, trumpeter, composer, writer and teacher, who in the 1980s started the jazz course at the Guildhall School of Mu...
List of songs in Aebersold's "Play-A-Long" series
This is a list of songs included in Jamey Aebersold's "Play-A-Long" series of instructional book and CD collections. First released in 1967, they are an internationally renowned resource for jazz educ...
Fun with Jazz Educational Program
The "Fun With Jazz" Educational Program is a program of jazz educational concerts and demonstrations developed by Ray Reach and sponsored by the Alabama Jazz Hall of Fame.
Starting in 2006, origin...
Orchestra U.S.A.
The Orchestra U.S.A. was an American jazz musical ensemble, active from 1962 to 1965.The orchestra was founded in 1962 by John Lewis, along with Gunther Schuller and Harold Farberman, as an experiment...
Jazzmobile
Jazzmobile, Inc. is based in New York, and was founded in 1964 by Daphne Arnstein, an arts patron and founder of the Harlem Cultural Council and Dr. William "Billy" Taylor. It is a multifaceted, outre...
Alabama Jazz Hall of Fame
The Alabama Jazz Hall of Fame (AJHoF) was founded in 1978, and opened a museum on September 18, 1993, with a mission "to foster, encourage, educate, and cultivate a general appreciation of the medium ...
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Andreas Öberg
Andreas Öberg (born 6 August 1978) is a Swedish virtuoso guitarist, gold and platinum certified song writer, producer/vocal producer and educator. As a song writer, Andreas has had 10 Nr1's on the sin...
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Jeff Berlin
Jeff Berlin (born Queens, New York, January 17, 1953 is an American jazz fusion electric bass player.
Jeff Berlin originally played violin for 10 years, but seeing The Beatles inspired him to play...
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Eddie Harvey
Edward Thomas "Eddie" Harvey (15 November 1925–9 October 2012) was a British jazz musician (piano, trombone, arranger and educator).
Eddie Harvey was born in Blackpool, England, but grew up in Sid...
Nathaniel Clark Smith
Nathaniel Clark Smith (often Major N. Clark Smith; July 31, 1877 – October 8, 1935) was an important African-American musician, composer, and music educator in the United States during the early decad...
Roseanna Vitro
Roseanna Vitro is a jazz singer and educator.
Born Roseanna Elizabeth Vitro in Hot Springs, Arkansas, on February 28, 1951, Vitro began singing at an early age, drawing inspiration from various mu...
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Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz
The Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz is a non-profit music education organization co-founded in 1986 by the family of the late American jazz musician Thelonious Monk, opera singer Maria Fisher and Th...
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