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Fareed Haque Master Class on Improvisation
1:00 pm to 2:30 pm
1st Methodist Church | 424 Forest Ave.

We are very excited about our upcoming masterclass with Fareed Haque (  This is an immense privilege and unbelievable opportunity for our students to be exposed to someone of his stature.  Fareed is headlining Glen Ellyn’s Jazz Festival that day; so we are connecting with him while he is in town.

Here is the class description:

Improvising for all musicians – Bringing all cultures and musical styles one step closer together thru improvisation. The ubiquitous, organic pentatonic scale plays a role in every musical culture the world over.  Based on the universal pentatonic scale approach, Mr Haque will teach one and all the basics of improvisation. After a simple tutorial, we will proceed to jam, and have fun making music together. All instruments welcome. 


  • SATURDAY JULY 16, 1:00-2:30
  • First United Methodist Church (main auditorium/sanctuary) – 424 Forest Ave, Glen Ellyn, IL 60137
  • $10 – Suggested donation (checks can be written out to Bellas Artes and turned in that day)
  • All instruments welcome – just need to be proficient with A minor/ C Major Pentatonic scale
  • All are welcome for free as observers

Participants, please register here: Masterclass Registration (click here)

Sponsored By:

Bellas Artes School of Music
413 N Main St #5
Glen Ellyn, IL 60137

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