AMERICAN ART MUSIC

The Sound Wall Jazz Series presents throughout the year a collection of weekend jazz residencies where world-class artists come to share their music's vibrant energy. Audiences experience sensitive and spontaneous performances in the listening room of The Sound Wall, an intimate music venue and former historic home repurposed in Historic Downtown Opelika, AL

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About The Series

Each show is paired with a musicians' workshop the following day, inviting students of all ages and levels of ability. Visiting artists offer insights into the creative process of jazz, sharing their approaches to improvisation, collaboration, performance technique and how the music's history has shaped their own personal artistry.

 

Private lessons may be available on a limited basis.

 

•Weekend jazz residencies where world-class artists come to share their music's vibrant energy (? - …to share some of music’s most vibrant energies.)

 

• Sensitive and spontaneous performances in an intimate listening-room setting

 

• Presented in the beautifully renovated historic home, repurposed as a performance venue, recording studio, and event center

 

• Paired with musicians' workshops inviting students of all ages and levels of ability, where visiting artists offer insights into the creative process of jazz

 

• A chance to learn from the professionals about improvisation, collaboration, performance technique, and how jazz history and tradition shapes our music

 

• Some availability of private lessons

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