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Fareed Haque Master Class on Improvisation
1:00 pm to 2:30 pm
1st Methodist Church | 424 Forest Ave.
IMPROV MASTERCLASS WITH WORLD-RENOWNED GUITARIST, FAREED HAQUE

We are very excited about our upcoming masterclass with Fareed Haque (www.fareed.com).  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. 

IMPORTANT DETAILS:

  • 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:
BellasSealonWhite

Bellas Artes School of Music
info@baschoolofmusic.com
baschoolofmusic.com
630-386-7680
413 N Main St #5
Glen Ellyn, IL 60137

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