Above 60 Participants had this year the Summer Course VI 'jazz and modern music' held from 24 to the 26 July and organized by the Department of Education through the Municipal School of Music, Dance and Theater of the town.
This summer has lasted training 22 hours, They have been given the tools to compose at any age, and create different themes for different instruments to fix. Also, The course has followed a dynamic line with the participation of voice, percussion, deepening the wind ... in all matters of harmony and improvisation, in combos and Big Bands practices.
In addition to the course, every year, with great acceptance, It offers a high level teachers, renowned and long experience in teaching and musical performance. Teachers who come from different regions of the country and also internationally and enjoy these courses while Cuevas repeated as in the case of Danish drummer Martin Maretti Andersen. He was one of seven professors who have taught Voice, Percussion, Rímico Home, rhythmic Middle, rhythmic Advanced, Initial wind and wind Improvement, coordinated by teachers of the School of Music cuevana, Juan Antonio Rodriguez and Luis Tijeras.
Young and not so young, students, and teachers become students, They have been part of this summer course ended last Friday with an exciting gala and awards ceremony for participants, that again left a wonderful jazz and modern music notes, with quality training and the culmination of some intense days and great enthusiasm that have served to learn and consolidate knowledge, to exchange experiences and to enrich the participants and thus to modern music and jazz.
Luis Tijeras explained that, once again, They are very pleased with the reception, you always have demand for these summer courses, although they are three days, They are very well used. Professor of the School of Music Cuevas pointed out that this is the sixth edition of the summer courses of music "were born as instruments improving" and that started with two teachers. "Now in the sixth year we have had seven teachers and musicians", He has clarified, adding: "These courses began focusing jazz and modern music four years ago because we demanded it" and explained that this year "the voice and percussion have been the most popular areas".
Scissors expressed his satisfaction with the development of this and all previous editions continue to develop because it continues to call for these summer music courses continue.
For his part, Councilor for Education of the City of Cuevas del Almanzora, Ana Maria Castro, He thanked participants and faculty involvement in this sixth summer course and stressed: "It's always a pleasure to see how there getting younger and not so young people interested in music, in learning and improving their musical training. The City Council always promote and support arts education because we believe they are an enormous value to society ".