Sat 28th | 2.30pm | Jazz Instrumental Workshop

Bristol Jazz and Blues Festival have teamed up with Bristol Academy of Creative Music to provide a range of music workshops. ‘BACM tutor Adam Stokes presents a practical instrumental Jazz workshop for soloists and rhythm section players. The session will discuss the conversational nature of Jazz, providing creative accompaniment ideas and breaking down improvisation techniques for all abilities. Participants will have the chance to perform together and receive tutor feedback on how to further develop their craft; leaving with a better understanding of developing Jazz language and practicing effectively. Instrumentalists of all ages and abilities are welcome or even if you just have a keen interest in jazz you are encouraged to join.


BACM is a new independent music school founded by Bristol musicians Federico Leonori & Greg Sterland. The aim is to provide community driven education from top quality tutors at affordable prices. The Academy offers a wide range of group classes, workshops and ensembles ranging from Jazz, Songwriting, Vocals, Drums & Percussion, Guitar, Piano and Music Therapy.