Berklee at Umbria Jazz Clinics

July 7–19, 2015

The application process for the 2015 Berklee at Umbria Jazz Clinics is now closed.

The Berklee at Umbria Jazz Clinics is an opportunity to spend two weeks learning and improving your performance and musical skills with Berklee faculty. With 12 days of intense classes and performances, this program provides aspiring musicians with hands-on educational experiences that can foster musical growth and development. All classes and ensembles are taught in the world-famous Berklee tradition and with emphasis on the use of jazz and contemporary music as the focal point for musical understanding.

The program includes performance classrooms equipped with rhythm section instruments; large lectures supported by audio, visual, and computerized presentations; a dedicated outdoor stage offering daily concerts and jam sessions; practice rooms; and supportive staff and administrators ready to assist you.

As a student in this program, you will also receive free passes to the main stage at Umbria Jazz Festival concerts, which are ongoing throughout the program. All in all, the Berklee at Umbria Jazz Clinics program, combined with the 10-day Umbria Jazz Festival, affords a unique opportunity to learn by day and to listen by night—a rare educational and entertainment experience.