The School of Jazz at the New School is a conservatory of music and performing arts in New York City. The School of Jazz offers a curriculum in Contemporary Music and Jazz featuring concentrations in vocal performance as well as eight instruments. Furthermore, the School of Jazz hosts an Artist-as-Mentor program that enables students to work one-on-one with some of the top names in contemporary and jazz music. Beyond the classroom, the New School is home to more than 80 music performance ensembles and a Gig Office overseeing the largest music internship program in New York.
The faculty are incredible and want to give you the tools to help you succeed as a musician. The location is ideal, with several jazz clubs in the area and subway access nearby. Get ready to be in a whole lot of debt unless you receive a huge scholarship or are a wealthy.
from Los Angeles, CA
This program is simply amazing. So many incredible teachers and fellow students you will meet; the community is just wonderful. Highly recommended for students seeking to develop their own voice in the Jazz capital of the world!