“A Century of Jazz “, 100 years of jazz development. A demonstration of a variety of jazz forms and styles, supported by a historic narration, a musical insight, a question and answer session, and a inspirational workshop. Showing how different cultures have influenced Jazz music from its birth to the present. Professional musicians and vocalists. The program is designed for Concert, Workshop, or Student Assembly.
This program instills a positive attitude and direction towards musical and social growth. This no limits approach combined with a structured musical lesson plan illustrates the value of jazz education in our society.
Jazz Education is very vital for our newer generations. Teaching thoughts of imagination, personal expression, and self discipline to help them achieve whatever goals they dream.
Emotions soar high in young hearts and jazz music gently provides an enrichment and fulfillment to their wandering passion. This program is very interactive and fun.
Jazz is a great American Artform. Prestigious, Cultural, Historical, Educational and Inspirational.
Cool Jazz, Swing, Bebop, Latin Jazz, Contemporary Jazz, World Music, Smooth Jazz and Vocals. The music is sensitive and intimate. The performance consists of a collection of jazz standards of the great jazz legends of yesterday and today.
The music takes you back to another era in time but also keeps you right in the groove. It will have you smiling, singing, swaying, or just closing your eyes enjoying a real pleasant morning, afternoon, or evening.
Airborne Jazz has been on the Performing Arts Touring Rosters since (1992) of the New England Foundation for the Arts and Connecticut Commission on the Arts. Up to 50% of the band’s performance fee can be funded
Versatility & Repertoire
1900’s – 1920’s – Blues, Traditional, and Ragtime
1930’s – 1940’s – Big Band Swing and Jazz Standards
1950’s – Bebop, Island and Latin Jazz
1960’s – Modal and Cool Jazz
1970’s – 1980’s – Jazz Fusion, R&B, and Funk
1990’s – 2000’s – Contemporary Jazz, Smooth Jazz and Vocals, World Music
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