“Let’s Play S’more Music!” – Forbes Music Spring Recital – Greenwich, CT – June 4, 2017

Check out just a few highlights of our students’ incredibly artistic performances at our “Let’s Play S’more Music!” Recital on June 4th, 2017 in Greenwich, CT. Our students never disappoint! Many thanks to our participating Forbes Music Teachers: Alice, Ashley, Brian, Cynthia, Emily, German, Jacob, Michael, Michelle, Nica, Nick, Pamela, and Vickie. And special thanks to the parents who […]

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Voices in Jazz Improv by FMC Teacher Mark K.

“Jazz improvisation is exactly like speaking,” notes jazz trumpeter Wynton Marsalis. This is a compelling statement on a few different levels. First it’s important to explore the parallels between speaking words and playing notes. Structurally the two are quite similar. Where words are arranged into sentences, then paragraphs, and speeches, notes are arranged into riffs, […]

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