For more information, contact: 
Escuela Los Adioses
Ross Gala: (+34) 649 32 47 88
Olaya Esteban: (+34) 645 25 79 96
Margie Farmer   410-374-9059

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What does the Certificate mean?
Bob Stoloff's Vocal Jazz Academy: Portland graduates will receive a certificate of achievement verifying the successful completion of 100 hours of musicianship skill training in the following curriculum:

· Solo & Group Improvisation

· Scat Singing & Instru-Vocal Articulation

· Solo & Ensemble Performance

· Rhythmic & Melodic Ear Training

· Fundamentals of Jazz Harmony and Theory

Graduates of Vocal Jazz Academy: Spain will be able to successfully:

Articulate rhythmic patterns stylistically designed with syncopated duple and triple figures and rest equivalents,

Execute melodic patterns, configurations, scales and related arpeggios in major, minor, pentatonic, dominant and blues tonalities using scat syllables and instru-vocabulary,  

Navigate fundamental harmonic chord progressions using primary color tone resolution, extensions, root motion, line contour, chord scales and vocal bass lines.

Improvise solos using rhythmic and melodic phraseology techniques including motivic development, thematic call-response, trading riffs, conversational rapport and storyteller expression, 

Express cohesive ideas in a variety of jazz, Latin and contemporary music idioms,

Interface with other singers and instrumentalists in various ensemble formats including creative vocal ensemble, a cappella initiatives, lead vocal with rhythm section accompaniment and background vocal initiatives.


on-site program coordinator
Rosa Espina Álvarez
645 257 996 office
Classes will be held at Escuela Los Adioses
Calle la Magdalena, 87 33403 Avilés-Asturias map

jazz academy dates
February 19, 20, 21, 2016
March 25, 26, 27, 2016
April 29, 30, May 1, 2016
May 27, 28, 29, 2016
June 17, 18, 19, 2016

creative vocal ensemble dates
Fri February 19, 2016
Fri March 25,  2016
Fri April 29, 2016
Fri May 27, 2016
Fri June 17, Sat June 18, 2016 (rehearsals & concert on Saturday)