Jazz Explorers


Age: 10-12 years of age
Time: 6 consecutive Saturday afternoons from 3:30 - 5:00, April 14 to May 19
Duration: April 14-May 19
Cost: FREE - $200 (Sliding Scale)
Currently accepting students for semester: Spring
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Age: 9 – 11
Type: Jazz
Term: Fall | Spring
Term Length: 15 Weeks
Schedule: Saturdays at 3:00pm
Duration: 2 Hours
Class Size: 20
Price: $525 | $225 for Students Enrolled in Private Lessons
Prerequisite: 1 Year of Private Lessons
Instructor: Lesley Mok, Sarah Hanahan

Taught by accomplished female musicians who are active in the New York City jazz community, Jazz Explorers empowers girls, growing their musicianship and confidence through improvisation, ensemble playing, performance opportunities and mentorship. One year of experience on their instrument is encouraged, but no prior experience in jazz is necessary.

BKCM offers reduced-tuition enrollment for this class to all students currently taking private lessons. For further details on this program, please speak to a registrar.

BKCM Jazz Program

Through our newly expanded menu of jazz opportunities, pre-teens, teens and adults explore the world of jazz and improvisation, learning repertoire that includes classic jazz standards, contemporary works, original compositions and music from around the world. Students work closely with professional jazz faculty and perform at private concerts, public recitals and community events. With an average student-teacher ratio of five to one, students receive personalized attention in an intimate group setting. Students enrolled in our private lessons may be eligible for reduced tuition enrollment; contact our registration desk for more information. Need-based scholarships are available. For more information contact our jazz program coordinator, Lesley Mok, at lesley.mok@bkcm.org.

Registration Info

Do you want to register for a class? Please call 718-622-3300 to speak to one of our registrars, who will guide you through the registration process and answer any questions you might have.

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