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We partner with Interplay Jazz and Arts to bring the Upper Valley's best jazz educators to you.

With jams, workshops, and classes, students can learn to improvise and play along with other jazz lovers. Our experienced faculty teach individual lessons on a variety of instruments and voice to help develop your skills.

Jazz singer with microphone
piano and saxophone duet

Jazz Classes at UVMC

Upper Valley Summer Nexus Band

June 25-August 9
Performances August 10-11
Tuesdays & Wednesdays, 6:30-8:30 pm

Upper Valley high school band directors and Upper Valley Music Center come together to launch a new program for junior high and high school band students from around the Upper Valley.

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guitar class

Blues Guitar

Spring 2024: February 1-April 18
Thursdays 6:15-7:15 pm
UVMC Elgar Room

Learn to get the blues sound on your guitar with chord progressions and blues standards.

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Upcoming Events

Jazz and Concert Band Performances

Saturday, August 10,
12:00 am
Colburn Park

Under the direction of Dominick DeFrancisco (Concert Band) and Ian Gollub (Jazz Band), high school students from around the Upper…

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