Edinburgh Blues Academy - Online
Founded in January 2019, Edinburgh Blues Academy aims to help musicians of all abilities and ages to improve their blues playing! Taking in all its history and styles, with a focus on group performance, the weekly sessions give musicians a great opportunity to play with like-minded peers.
The tutors are the leading young musicians on the Edinburgh Blues scene, currently including Toby Mottershead (Black Diamond Express), Vid Gobac and Ewan Gibson.
Via Zoom, they'll lead small groups in masterclasses and instrument led sessions based around history and principles of Blues performance and improvisation, as well as larger group sessions to improve your timekeeping, rhythm, harmony and ear training.
Each session will be between 60-90 mins, and run Wednesday from 7pm, following a curriculum of Blues standards and techniques developed by the tutors.
Blues Academy Online - New Term Begins January 2021
We are happy to confirm the the next term of Edinburgh Blues Academy Online will start in January 2021. The class dates are as follows:
Wednesday 27 January - Wednesday 24 March 2021
Registration is now open! You can sign up using the form below:
Once you have registered we will get in touch to confirm your place on the course.
Discounts and Scholarships
We want to make sure that each and every person that would like to attend this couse has the opportunity to do so. We will be offering a number of free splaces to people under the age of 26. We also offer discounts for people of any age who have recently come into financial hardship. For more information please contact Learning@adjazz.co.uk
Feedback from last term
“Enthusasm of the tutors is fantastic"
“A great thrill to play blues in a band ”
“The encouragement from the tutors has been great, as has their skill and enthusiasm”