SMF Jazz Academy

SMF Jazz Academy

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Limited space is available. Sign-up Deadline has passed for our Spring 2020 session.

Ron & Susan Whitaker, Founding Sponsors
Jessica Messere, Manager
Eric Jones, Ron & Susan Whitaker Interim Music Director

SMF Jazz Academy is a FREE Jazz program with complete after-school care at its site location School of Humanities at Juliette Gordon Low Elementary. Savannah-Chatham County Public School System and  21st Century Community Learning Centers have been gracious to allow a partnership for the use of their facilities and resources.

SMF Jazz Academy program gives students the opportunity to learn an instrument and be a part of the SMF Jazz Academy Big Band. The program provides complete after-school care consisting of academic assistance, dinner, snack, and transportation to and from the program site. SMF Jazz Academy aims to empower the whole student by instilling life-long skills of academic, social, and musical achievement.

Participants of SMF Jazz Academy receive:

  • Instrument Rental
  • Private Lessons
  • Academic Support
  • Snack & Dinner
  • Transportation by Savannah-Chatham County Public Schools System

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At this time, all SMF Jazz Academy student spots are filled for Spring 2020, additional submissions will be added to our waiting list.

Want to be a part of the SMF Jazz Academy team?

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