Summer Jazz Workshop


     19th to 26th July 2014 - Chioggia, Venice

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Summer Jazz Workshop Students

Workshop: International Teaching Seminar on Jazz

Organization: Veneto Jazz

Direction: Gabriele Vianelli

Teaching Staff: Rory Stuart (Guitar) – Amy London (Voice) – TBA (Piano) – Jeff Hirshfield (Drums) – John Ellis (Sax) – Stefano Senni (Bass) – Ambrogio De Palma ( Big Band & Theory) – Marco Tamburini (Trumpet)

With the New School for Jazz and Contemporary Music di New York  – Exclusively for the Europe!

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Formula: Eight Days Full Immersion with daily lessons on music theory and practice, public concert

Program: Instrumental Technique lessons, theory, arrangement, combos and Big Band + Jam Session at Local Venues + Public Concerts: combos and big band assays

Instrumental Classes: Guitar, Doublebass, Piano, Drums, Trumpet, Sax, Voice.


Students: 100 – about a hundred for each edition

Place of origin: From all around Italy and from at least 25 countries (in 2013: Croatia, Austria, Kosovo, France, U.S.A., Spain, Turkey, China, The Netherlands, Mexico, UK, Russia, Romania, Israel, Kazakistan, Iran, Canada, Brasile).

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First in Europe!

Organized in collaboration Veneto Region, Venice Province and the Performing Arts Department of the city of Chioggia, the Summer Jazz Workshop is the international destination for jazz education. This workshop is an integral part of the Veneto Jazz Festival, one of the most important European jazz festivals drawing many of the most elite international artists from all corners of the world. Be part of an intense eight days non-stop workshop with dialy lessons including Saturday and Sundays, taught by five of the leading jazz players and educators from the world-renowned New School for Jazz and Contemporary Music in New York City, in collaboration with three teachers of the Music Accademy “F. Venezze” in Rovigo.

… Be part of the Festival!

Among the first ones in Italy for event management, Veneto Jazz organization grants students to be part of a prestigious program. Besides the chance to meet worldwide known artists, the Summer workshop ensures public live performances for students.

Not just music


… but also fun, relax and culture. Formerly hosted in Bassano del Grappa, the workshop in the seaside town of Chioggia, close to Venice, is the best chance to visit some of the beautiful places in the Venetian Region, with an important related activity in the area.

Musically Inclined


The main achievement of the workshop is the training of musicians that are as this time recording their own music and touring with their own projects.

A real training school that has built a new generation of professional musicians. 

In collaboration with Associazione Lirico Musicale Clodiense


“The New School for Jazz and Contemporary Music” di New York:


Conservatorio di Musica “F. Venezze” di Rovigo 


technical support


Summer Jazz Workshop 2013: