ANCHOR MUSIC –¬†JEN 2022 PRESENTATIONS

Pro Performance: Leonard Patton Group

FRIDAY @ 1 PM – New Voices Room

Leonard Patton – vocals / cajon

With:

  • Matt Falker – piano, additional vocals
  • Eric Hitt – bass
  • Jessica Falker – additional vocals
  • Isaac Lavigne – percussion

New Music Reading Session

SATURDAY @ 11 AM – New Voices Room

Matt Falker – session leader

New jazz choir releases from Hal Leonard, Alfred, iJazzMusic, and Anchor Music.

ANCHOR MUSIC READING SESSION INFO.pdf

ANCHOR MUSIC READING PACKET.pdf

 

Vocalists:

  • Maggie Robertson – MiraCosta College (Oceanside, CA)
  • Katelyn Dietz – Western Michigan University (Kalamazoo, MI)
  • Michelle Mailhot – Rollins College, Valencia College (Orlando, FL)
  • Liz Townsend – Western Michigan University (Kalamazoo, MI)
  • Drew Dahan – Niles North HS (Skokie, IL)
  • Leonard Patton – The Jazz Lounge (San Diego, CA)
  • Jeremy Fox – School For Music Vocations (Creston, IA)
  • Tyler Thomas – University of North Texas (Denton, TX)

Rhythm Section:

  • PIANO – Greg Jasperse¬†– Western Michigan University (Kalamazoo, MI)
  • BASS – Josh Newburry – University of North Texas (Denton, TX)
  • DRUMS – Steve Barnes – University of North Texas (Denton, TX)

The Intersection of Vocal Jazz and Contemporary Gospel Harmonies

THURSDAY @ 1 PM – Cumberland E-F – Exhibition Level

Matt Falker, presenter

Both jazz and contemporary gospel use unique and sophisticated harmonic systems, implemented in different ways. This discussion will focus on harmonic tools used by gospel writers and vocal jazz arrangers, and the cultural significance of African American contributions to these styles.

DOWNLOAD THE CLINIC HANDOUT HERE:

Gospel Harmony MF JEN22.pdf

See a portion of the JEN livestream from this clinic