Matt will be on staff at the 2016 Newark Academy Jazz Camp with director Julius Tolentino who also teaches at Jazz House Kids. Mr. Tolentino studied with the great Jackie McClean and brings a great depth of knowledge to his program. His bands are always top notch. Here's the official release info:
JTole Jazz Academy / Grades 7-12
The JTole Jazz Academy is taught by a prestigious faculty of world-class jazz musicians. In order to create a balanced ensemble ready for performance, students must audition for entrance into the two-week camp. In addition to master classes and visiting artists, faculty will play with student groups providing young musicians with top-notch instruction and invaluable real-world experience. Students who wish to enroll in the Jazz Academy should contact Julius Tolentino at email@example.com for information concerning auditions.
Instructor: Julius Tolentino, Newark Academy, Arts Department, Jazz
July 11- July 22; Concert on July 22
1:00 - 6:00 pm