Developing Jazz Skills

Develop your skills in jazz with a set of workshops on jazz improvisation, notation and musicianship.

  • Starts:
  • Duration: 8 Saturdays: 2, 9, 16 February 2018, 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 March 2019, 2 – 4PM
  • Venue: Leeds College of Music
  • Fee: £125
  • Age: 14 - 18
  • Study Mode: Part time


Bursaries may be available to those 18 years and under who live in a Leeds Council Tax postcode area from low income households. Bursaries may be granted for those in receipt of:

  • Income Support
  • Incapacity Benefit
  • Job Seekers' Allowance
  • Those whose children are eligible for free school meals via Pupil Premium indicators
  • Looked after children
  • Asylum seeker with letter from the Home Office indicating their child is eligible for free school meals
  • Discretionary fee waiver for other reasons

Please note that neither Family Tax Credit nor Disability Living Allowance qualify for automatic fee waiver.

You must register your interest in applying for a bursary by Saturday 9 February 2019.  Please note that we cannot guarantee that funding will be available. Here are the scholarship application forms.

We are grateful for the support from the Ronnie Scott's Charitable Foundation for providing these bursaries and scholarships. 


Saturday Music School Students

Current SMS students receive 10% discount on our short courses. To claim your discount, please ensure you complete the relevant field on the booking form, and enter your student ID number. This will reduce the fee online. This number will be verified on our record system before we confirm your booking.

The conservatoire reserves the right to withdraw this discount at any time.

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