The Red Peppers Dixieland Jazz Band
Jazz Education Program
'What Is This Thing Called Jazz?'
Designed to educate and entertain.
Tailored to fit your group whatever the age.
Delivered by professional educators.
Performance and Discussion
roots of jazz
inside the music
a blues jam
Q and A
'What They Said'
"The solos were so amazing that every time one of them finished no one could wait to applause them." - Aaron, Gr. 9
"It's all so inspirational. The music, rhythm, beat were just awesome." - Anthea, Gr. 9
"I learned about the ways that jazz bands work and how they listen to each other." - Alice, Gr. 10
"(The) whole experience was awesome and I plan on trying to get around and see more of this style music" - Vincent, Gr. 12
"The Red Peppers showed us how a military tune could be changed into a jazz melody." - Irwin, Gr. 10
"They were really relaxed and made it seem they were just playing for a bunch of their friends." - Jeffrey, Gr. 10
"I found that I really liked jazz music...The performance helped me to broaden my knowledge of music." - Irene, Gr. 11
"I can't wait until...I can join the stage band and learn how to play jazz like that." - Michele, Gr. 9
"I admired the way that all of the band members were able to display emotion through their instruments." - Denyse, Gr. 9
"...the performance...also made me want to be a better saxophone player." - Isiah, Gr. 9
"I thought it was amazing that they were making up their parts while they played." - Christen - Gr. 10
"I was blown away even when they first started off at the back of the room." - Francis, Gr. 10
"I loved how all the band guys did solos. They were great." - David, Gr. 9
"The band was great! I didn't know jazz could be so much fun." - Michael. Gr. 10
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