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Advanced Jazz Studies For Youth

Thinking about Post-secondary studies in Jazz Performance?
Consider joining Humber Music’s Advanced Jazz Studies for Youth!

Led by award-winning jazz guitarist and icon Lorne Lofsky along with the outstanding Canadian bassist and composer Kieran Overs, this high-level jazz performance program for talented Canadian youth will develop and further your skills in advanced improvisation, jazz vocabulary, and ensemble playing. 

The program also features guest appearances by national and international artists throughout the year. Enrolment is limited.

Currently in High School and looking for greater challenges?

This performance based program features three hours of intensive study with other talented high school level musicians from across the GTA and Southern Ontario. Classes are held on Saturdays from September through June and include performance opportunities throughout the year.

Acceptance into the program is through a competitive audition process and spaces are limited to ensure a high quality, intensive training program.
For more information on the program and how to arrange an audition, contact Mason Victoria mason.victoria@humber.ca

How To Register

Find your appropriate course link under “Current Course Offerings” below. This will redirect you to a description of the course. Click the words below that say “Registration Options” to go to Humber’s Flexible Registration (FlexReg) program and follow the prompts.

New Students

Students registering in the program for the first time should check courses for audition requirements.

If the course you have registered in does not require an audition, you should be contacted at least one week prior to the start of classes to confirm your child's lesson time, room, and instructor. If you have registered in a course and have not been contacted a week before classes are due to begin, please call 416-675-6622, ext. 3361.

If the course you wish to register in requires an audition/interview, please call 416-675-6622, ext. 3361 to arrange an interview before registering in the course.

Returning Students

All returning students will receive registration packages in the mail towards the end of each semester. The package will provide information on registration dates and deadlines for the next semester.

Please be reminded that to keep the same lesson time for your child from one semester to another, you must register by the early registration deadline. The school cannot hold lesson times past the early registration deadline.

Current Course Offerings

Please note that times listed in the registration system (FlexReg) are placeholders only. The schedule of lessons will be determined at the end of December/early January and emailed to the student.

Students beyond the preschool levels are interviewed after registration and placed according to their abilities. The school can accommodate the novice musician through the preprofessional.

Tips:

  • You must have your username and password to login. Your 9 digit student number is *not* your username. To retrieve your username or reset your password you will need your student number. 
  • If you’ve misplaced your student number contact Mason Victoria.