Turns out a video we made a while back, “The Lick In All 12 Keys,” has a following.
No jazz musician can resist “The Lick.
NYJA Late Spring Semester 2018 At-A-Glance
New York Jazz Academy® Late Spring Semester 2018 registration is now open! Feel free to download a PDF of our semester at-a-glance, or read for mo
March 2018 DownBeat Magazine Issue Spotlights NYJA Summer Jazz Intensives
Now entering our 10th year, New York Jazz Academy® has received a new spotlight in DownBeat Magazine, the country&#
New Film Documentary on NYJA Released
The filmmaker Marcela Rivera stopped by New York Jazz Academy in Manhattan in Summer 2017 and filmed students and teachers for a single day.
NYJA Early Spring Semester 2018 At-A-Glance
New York Jazz Academy® Early Spring Semester 2018 registration is now open! Feel free to download a PDF of our semester at-a-glance, or read for
Do you love to sing? Are you craving an environment that is made just for you, your vocal interests and goals? NYJA Vocal Jazz Intensives offer a completely immersive experience for vocali
Much of bebop jazz vocabulary stems from the fusion of major and minor tonalities with a healthy dose of chromaticism.
A nice milestone reached! A New York Jazz Academy® video lesson reached 100,000+ views on YouTube this week. Thank you to all who have taken time to learn from the lesson on Bebop scales.
NYJA Donates to Musicians in Haiti
This past Saturday, New York Jazz Academy® director Javier Arau joined with Experience Ayiti, a Bronx-based non-profit, and donated a vanload of musical e