Jazz, blues, swing, and Latin styles will all be explored and explained in a big
band setting. Learn about your instrument, playing a solo, playing as a section
and playing as a band. Expand your reading skills and knowledge of music theory.
Intermediate Big Band: All ages welcome. A minimum 2-3 years playing experience and good reading skills.
Senior Big Band: All ages welcome. Band members will be chosen after the first week based on the ability of individual players.
Check out the Fall Semester recordings!
8:00 PM Band – Big Swingface
6:00 PM Band – Moten Swing
Directed by Mike Mullin. Saxophonist, composer & conductor Mike Mullin has been active as a professional musician since 1975. He has performed and recorded with the Central, Naden and Stadacona Bands of the Canadian Armed Forces, the National Art Centre Orchestra, and has collaborated with many high profile solo artists. He is a regular performer for musical theatre productions and is currently a freelance musician based in Ottawa.
Winter Semester 2017
Registration is ongoing – check in with us to see what instrument chairs are open!
Directed by Mike Mullin. Saxophonist, composer & conductor.
Date: 10 weeks, Start: April 10 – End: June 19, 2017 (No class April 17 or May 22))
– Intermediate Band: 6:00 – 7:30 PM
– Senior Band: 8:00 – 9:30 PM
Registration Fee: $100 (payable in full)
Class minimum: twelve
What to bring: Band members need to bring their personal instruments, a soft pencil and eraser. We will supply the music, music stands, piano, drums, guitar/bass amps and PA system.
For more information or to register call 613-729-0693 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org