Project Details .

June 1, 2022 - Released on Vimeo on Demand

Tribute to Chick Corea

Swiss Youth Jazz Orchestra (SYJO)

directed by Fritz K Renold

Featured Guest Artists:

Wayne Bergeron – Ltp (USA)
Tom Walsh – tp (UK)
Eijiro Nakagawa – tb (JPN)
Tom Dunnet – tb (UK)
Tommy Smith – ts, fl (SCT)
Christian Jacob – p (USA/FRA)
John Patitucci – b (USA)
Peter Erskine – d (USA)

The Ensemble

Niki Jäger – tpt
Lino Hofstetter – tpt
Maximilian Weber – tb
Mattia Facchini – as
Filippo Valli – as
Robert Soltermann – ts
Moritz Becker – bs
Juan Oliveira – g
Christoph Gebhard – b
Yosuke Doki – d/perc.

June 2, 2022 - Released on Vimeo on Demand

Gospel Concert - The New Creature

Swiss Youth Gospel Ensemble (SYGE)

Directed by Fritz K Renold (CH)

Featured Guest Artists:

Gabrielle Goodman – voc
Rick Margitza – ts
Louis Dowdeswell – Ltp
Mark Whitfield – g
Michael Mondesir – b
Dennis Montgomery III – HB3 Org
Billy Cobham – drums

The Ensemble

Lea von Mentien – m-sop. voc
Stephanie Carolina Palmer Martinez – m-sop. voc
Nina Cara Leonor – alt voc
Jonathan Hasler – ten voc
Criseyde Holman – fl
Magdalena Popp – fl
Julia Phyllis Morsten – cl
Nicola Bütler – tp
Samir Rachide – tp
Isabella Bleisch – as
Gianna Lavarini – as
Lisa-Maria Palmer Martinez – bs
Enrique Abächerli – bs
Tiziano Pedrocchi – euph
Samuel Welter – g
Daniel Bopp – p
Luzi Niederhauser – b
Alfio Laini – perc.

Bandstand Learning With Role Models

Musical Objectives .

Musical & Educational objectives:

➤ Tribute to Chick Corea – SYJO

– Performing with living legends in presenting a tight and professional act.

➤ R&B Gospel Concert – SYGE

– Playing with professionals to observe and learn how to prepare and interpret original music (for a premiering performance)

Intensive Immersion

Jazzaar Production Schedule .

Timeline for Jazzaar 2022 virtual productions.
Timeline for Jazzaar 2021 virtual productions.

Jan / Feb: Practice with audio mock-ups

Mar / Apr: Online Coaching/ Recording/ Filming

May: Promotion and Post Production (audio/video editing, mixing, mastering, etc.)

June: Concerts & Workshops released online: Vimeo on Demand

➤ Online Workshops JF 2022 – starting on June 1, 2022

➤ A Tribute to Chick Corea – starting on June 1, 2022

➤ Gospel: A New Creature – starting on June 2, 2022

Public Seminars

Online Recorded Workshops .

Jazzaar Workshops 2022 for the public and participants.

Learn from international jazz stars in a workshop setting.

Workshops Themes
Available from June 1, 2022

➤ Arranging Music – by Christian Jacob

➤ Improvisation Techniques – by Rick Margitza

➤ Adapting a song into Gospel Style – by Dennis Montgomery III

➤ How to create YouTube videos – by Stephan Diethelm

➤ Working as a studio musician – by Wayne Bergeron



FREE of Charge


Online at Vimeo.com/Jazzaar