Jazz Improvisation with  Patience Higgins is a two hours long weekly  music workshop that offers a path for musicians to enter the world of jazz improvisation. Inspired by the methods of Jazz icon Barry Harris the jazz improvisation with Patience Higgins workshop presents methods of turning scales and chords into material for improvisational ideas. During the class you will have the opportunity to learn and practice new scales and drills that will help you to engrain the language of jazz improvisation. Those ideas will be applied to jazz standards that include the blues, bossa nova and  rhythm changes amongst others. In a welcoming and non-judgmental setting, participants will be encouraged to play and improvise.  This class is a wonderful and warmhearted environment—Get ready to get into the music with like minded spirits! This Jazz Improvisation workshop is held at 265 West 37th street, you and fill out the form below to audit a class.

Patience Higgins

When: Every Tuesday 4:30pm
Fee: $255 per 4 consecutive sessions, plus a one time $45.00 registration fee.
Discounts: 25% off for students under 26
Trimester option: click here for to learn more about trimester and yearly enrollment for additional savings!

Location: New York Jazz Workshop
265 West 37th Street
on the 10th floor, Suite #1004
New York, NY 10018
(On the corner of 37th St and 8th Ave)

Discounts and Special Scholarship Opportunities for Students 26 and Younger
For students regularly enrolled in multiple workshops, we offer a 25% discount on each workshop after the first. If you are a student between 17 and 26 years old, you could qualify to a 30% discount on any of our workshops. Please `contact us for more information.