NYJA® Custom Jazz Intensives


Membership Price: $1116

Regular Price: $1395

Location Address Start Date End Date Regular Meet Days Semester
Manhattan Check with the NYJA office for location address
10/11/23 10/11/33 Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri 
10:00 am-4:00 pm
Winter, Early Spring, Late Spring, Summer, Early Fall, Late Fall


New York Jazz Academy® Jazz Intensives are NYC’s most popular jazz programs for jazz musicians, including both teens and adults. These unique music camps emphasize practical playing experience through a variety of classes, clinics, and performance activities for today’s jazz musician. Intensives include a completely immersive jazz experience that incorporates visits to major New York City jazz venues, including clubs, historical sites, and visits with influential players on the NYC jazz scene.

Each week features new curricular material, giving musicians the flexibility to attend as many weeks as they choose. All participants will be placed in performance ensembles that stress a combination of reading music, improvising and collaborative music- making. Participants will leave the program with a significantly greater understanding of harmony, melody, and jazz styles.

NYJA Custom Jazz Intensives require a minimum of 3 participants per weekly intensive (tuition per person is $1,295 regular rate or $1,036 member rate).