JAZZ CLINICS AND WORKSHOPS
As a private teacher at one time with forty students, Lenore has developed the skills to be an exciting and perceptive clinician for jazz students of all ages.
Devoted to jazz education, she is an OUTREACH ARTIST for the INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION FOR JAZZ EDUCATION.
She has done clinics and workshops at the ORANGE COUNTY PERFORMING ARTS CENTER (Costa Mesa, California), the EAST COAST JAZZ FESTIVAL on the music of THELONIOUS MONK Rockville, Md), THE NEW SCHOOL (NYC), KEANE COLLEGE (NJ), DENVER SCHOOL OF THE ARTS, COLORADO SPRINGS CONSERVATORY, ARAPAHOE HIGH SCHOOL (Denver), and many more.
School workshop at Orange County Performing Arts Center - January 2005
"Lenore Raphael is one of the finest jazz performers and jazz
educators I have encountered. Our students rave about her playing and
her work with them as young jazz performers."...Jerry Mandel,
President, Orange County Performing Arts Center.
Lenore was Co-Director of PROJECT JOY at Montclair State College. It was a highly successful 6-week summer jazz workshop with over 100 students enrolled.
co-writer lyricist Marcia Hillman, have created an
interactive jazz program for young children called Scat Cat's Adventures In
Jazzland. It is an entertaining story about the history of jazz with
original music and lyrics, designed to have children creating jazz
along with the musicians..
sessions were a smashing success and well received by students and teacher
in attendance. Bravo!”…Gregory A. Carroll, IAJE Director of Education
students were totally enthralled with her performance and workshop.
Results were outstanding. Students became ever more cutious about the
history of jazz after Lenore’s presentation. Her workshops would be
successful in any school jazz setting.”…Dr. Edward S. Cannava, Diector
of Bands, Arapahoe
High School, Littleton, Colorado.
“Lenore nor only performed at a high standard but also communicated the
music, theory and techniques, answering questions while being light
hearted and friendly. I am confident that this positive education
experience will continue under the guidance of Ms. Raphael.”…Alex
Lemski, Executive Director, Creative Music Works, Denver, Colorado.
Lenore with students at East TN State Univ jazz piano camp - July, 2010
Photos courtesy of Charlie Warden - ETSU photo lab
Lenore with Howard Alden at the Orange County High School for the Arts,
Santa Ana, CA. January 2014
To book a jazz clinic in your school or venue contact:
via email: firstname.lastname@example.org
a copy of Raphael/Schwartz
MASTER CLASS see www.swinginfox.com