Practical, intensive and performance-focused training in Jazz and Improvisation.

Jazz and Improvisation at the Melbourne Conservatorium of Music

Jazz and Improvisation balances the development of technical skills with creativity, and encourages the development of personal voice through contemporary performance practice and original compositions. Jazz and Improvisation embraces a diversity of music genres including; world music, popular music, folk music, experimental music, electronica, crossover media, acapella and multimedia.

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Students participate in a range of concerts, events and interactive projects, reflecting our commitment to music making in a broad range of musical styles and media.

Our Interactive Composition and Jazz and Improvisation students collaborate with each other and also with other students across the VCA & MCM to develop arts projects in a variety of mediums and styles, while students from across the University can participate in our range of breadth programs.

Jazz & improvisation breadth courses

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