Cultivating the Future of Jazz


Fall 2020 Memphis Jazz Workshop Registration

We have enhanced our workshop to include PIANO for Horn, Sax, Drums, Bass, Guitar students as well as Advanced
Piano. Due to COVID19, the Memphis Jazz Workshop has elected to provide jazz education in a safe environment.

8 weeks of ZOOM Classes
September 12-October 31st
9:00 am – 12:30 pm

Stay home and stay SAFE.

The Workshop is open to students ages 12-19.

Virtual Parent Meeting will be held on Thursday September 10th, 7:00 pm CST on Zoom

To register for the Memphis Jazz Workshop:

Step one: Please fill out this application completely.

Step two: Pay your $280 tuition.

Daily Schedule

9:00 am-10:00 am     Piano for ALL musicians

10:15 am-11:15 am    Improvisation Masterclass

11:30 am-12:30 pm     Instrument breakout Masterclass

For more information, please contact:

Lea VanMerkestyn, Operations Manager

Stephen Lee, Executive Director

Call or text (901) 860-5015

Because finances should not prevent a motivated and talented student from participating in our program, LeeJazzOmega, Inc. provides financial aid and scholarships through the Memphis Jazz Workshop Education Fund and the Harold McRae Memorial Scholarship Fund.

Materials Needed:

  • Internet connection and Zoom account
  • Piano or Keyboard
  • Primary Instrument
  • Quiet space free from small children
Piano Camp for Horn, Drum, and String players

Support Our Mission

Memphis Jazz Workshop is a non-profit organization committed to cultivating young musicians by providing learning and performance opportunities with professional artists while embracing jazz as our regional art form. Your gift of any size helps cultivate the future of jazz.