Global Traditions Ensembles

Come together with others to celebrate music from other cultures.

No matter what style of music you have studied or are trained in, you can always expand your musical horizons by immersing yourself in the music of another country, culture or historical period. The school provides a musical travelogue in our World Music Ensemble offerings. Check out this recent performance of our Afrobeat Ensemble.

Afrobeat Ensemble

Intermediate

Saturday with Gros Ngolle Pokossi

80 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $206 ($186 members)

Join with others to celebrate the music of a continent.

Brazilian Ensemble

Intermediate

Tuesday with Luciano Antonio

80 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $222 ($202 members)

Voices and instruments join together to play this infectious music.

Introduction to Irish Session Ensemble

Beginner

We alternate this introduction class every session with the repertoire class.

60 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $166 ($146 members)

Gypsy Jazz Ensemble

Intermediate

Monday with TBA

80 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $206 ($186 members)

Come join the Hot Club of Lincoln Square.

Latin Jazz Ensemble

Advanced

Sunday with Manny Bances

80 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $206 ($186 members)

Afro-Cuban rhythms and jazz performance will inform your jazz study.

Klezmer Ensemble

Intermediate

Tuesday with Marianne Bossert

80 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $206 ($186 members)

Celebrate the expressive melodies of this Eastern European music of Jewish descent.

Latin Grooves and Roots Ensemble

Intermediate

Sunday with Manny Bances

80 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $206 ($186 members)

Add some spicy flavorings to whatever style you play: Jamming with Latin Roots music and contemporary funky fusions.

Reggae Ensemble

Intermediate

Monday with Gregg Ostrom

80 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $206 ($186 members)

Come get you some ska, rocksteady, roots reggae, and dancehall from the great nation of Jamaica.