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Jazz Harp Academy Recap Day and Beginners Workshops 


Recap Day 


At the request of former Academy participants, we planned a Jazz Harp Academy Recap Day on Sunday, August 24, in Rotterdam, The Netherlands 


For Intensive Course participants of the Jazz Harp Academy 2010, 2011 and 2013. Academy teacher, saxophone player and band leader Kurt Schwab will be there to help you practise and enhance your jazz harp skills and inspire all. 


13.30 - 14.45 hands-on recap of the course contents 

15.15 - 16.30 combo lesson with session musicians 

17.00 - 18.30 informal jam and get together 


You're not a former Academy participant, but you do have jazz harp experience? Check in with us at to see if you can join somehow. 



Date: Sunday, August 24, 2014 

Location: Rotterdam, The Netherlands, venue tba depending on number of participants 

Cost: €55  

Logistics: Bring your own harp if possible 

More info and registrations: 



Beginners workshops 


On the same day, beginning jazz harpists can attend one or more workshops on the basics of jazz, blues and improvisation at Harp Studio Rotterdam, taught by Brenda Dor-Groot and Sabine Meijers. Afterwards, you can attend the informal jam of the Academy Recap Day, and the company of fellow jazz harp enthusiasts. 


11.00 Jazz & Blues Demystified - basic theory with hands on the harp to get you up and running, ehh... swinging 


13.30 Harping from Lead Sheets - about interpreting the melody and adding bass lines and harmony 


15.30 Jazz & Blues Take Home Tunes - a few tunes tackled together, a good start of your jazz harp repertoire 



Date: Sunday, August 24, 2014 

Location: Harp Studio Rotterdam, The Netherlands 

Cost: €45 / Lunch €5 

Logistics: Bring your own harp, let us know if this is difficult for you 

More info and registrations: 

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