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Music Makers signature "reserved" jam sessions 

Next Jam: Saturday, October 24

Upcoming Jams are: 11/7, 11/21


New jam info is posted to the webisre on the Monday following each jam.
Save $10.00 when you register by Thursday before each jam.

We offer "Reserved Jams" - Your Slot is Guaranteed, No Instrument
Rotation, Limited Participants & Playing Levels for Each Room.
1.  If you're not a member, please complete your Music Profile 
2.  Already a member, click Register Now for the jam you are
     interested in.
3.  A Music Makers representative will respond to confirm your request.

Questions?  Email: musicmakersnewyork@gmail.com or call 212-239-7054
Visit our Calendar for all Jam Dates

Ready to break free of the jam scene? Take your skills to the next level in a band setting that performs live on stage! Check out The Band Experience.
   
Rock & Blues Mondays

Rock & Blues Mondays

Minimum Skill Set Level 3.5

This Rock and Blues Improvising Workshop will expand your playing repertoire. The most important thing in any musical genre is keeping a steady groove, but that doesn’t mean we let it get boring! In this workshop we learn how to break out of the same old scales, chord voicings and rhythms to stretch your chops and make the music more interesting. Let’s tap into your musical creativity. Cissy Strut, Funky Broadway, Mustang Sally, All Along the Watchtower, and much more. Non Performance workshop.
Instructor: Bob Elliott

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Rehearsals: The Jam Experience is currently on hiatus. Please visit The Band Experience for more playing opportunities!

Cost:

Instruments Available:
 
I Got The Wednesday Blues

I Got The Wednesday Blues

Minimum Skill Set Level 3.0

Blues genre is the focus of this Jam Workshop. What is a Jam Workshop? It combines the enjoyment of jamming with the Music Makers method of ensemble instruction. Learn the art of jamming under the guidance of one of Music Makers highly skilled instructors, develop chord reading skills and challenge your musical improvisation. Base material (chord charts) will be provided to each participant via our student portal. Each participant will be encouraged to work on the base material prior to each session. The base material will be the foundation of the course...the songs we work thru to strengthen our playing skills. In addition, at each session, we'll add to the challenge of jamming by selecting songs from Music Makers extensive library to learn how to execute a song without advance preparation. Limited participants. Everyone is invited to suggest songs.

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Rehearsals: The Jam Experience is currently on hiatus. Please visit The Band Experience for more playing opportunities!

Cost:

Instruments Available:
 
Funk It Up Thursdays

Funk It Up Thursdays

Minimum Skill Set Level 3.5

We're going to get down and get funky. What is a Jam Workshop? It combines the enjoyment of jamming with the Music Makers method of ensemble instruction. Learn the art of jamming under the guidance of one of Music Makers highly skilled instructors, develop chord reading skills and challenge your musical improvisation. Base material (chord charts) will be provided to each participant via our student portal. Each participant will be encouraged to work on the base material prior to each session. The base material will be the foundation of the course...the songs we work thru to strengthen our playing skills. In addition, at each session, we'll add to the challenge of jamming by selecting songs from Music Makers extensive library to learn how to execute a song without advance preparation. Limited participants. Everyone is invited to suggest songs.

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Rehearsals: The Jam Experience is currently on hiatus. Please visit The Band Experience for more playing opportunities!

Cost:

Instruments Available:
 
Classic Rock (Happy Hour) Fridays

Classic Rock (Happy Hour) Fridays

Minimum Skill Set Level 3.0

Classic Rock is the focus of this Jam Workshop. What is a Jam Workshop? It combines the enjoyment of jamming with the Music Makers method of ensemble instruction. Learn the art of jamming under the guidance of one of Music Makers highly skilled instructors, develop chord reading skills and challenge your musical improvisation. Base material (chord charts) will be provided to each participant via our student portal. Each participant will be encouraged to work on the base material prior to each session. The base material will be the foundation of the course...the songs we work thru to strengthen our playing skills. In addition, at each session, we'll add to the challenge of jamming by selecting songs from Music Makers extensive library to learn how to execute a song without advance preparation. Limited participants. Everyone is invited to suggest songs. You are welcome to bring beer and/or wine. Non Performance workshop.

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Rehearsals: The Jam Experience is currently on hiatus. Please visit The Band Experience for more playing opportunities!

Cost:

Instruments Available:
 
The Band Experience

The Band Experience

Music Makers Premier Band Ensemble Program. Enhance your understanding of how a band works, Gain confidence as a player. Break down songs in detail. Stretch out, learn beginnings & endings. Refine solos, rhythms, patterns & leads. Gain confidence as a player. Gain control over sound & technique. Go over individual parts & combine them to create a better band sound. Learn different ways to approach a song. Recreate the sounds you hear on the original recording. Play & learn from an advanced level instructor. Material is provided in advance of each rehearsal. Advance Registration required
• Visit our Band Experience page for detailed information.


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Reserved Jam Terms/Conditions

  • By submitting registration online, via email or telephone, it is understood you have read and agree to all terms & conditions listed below.
  • Complete your membership profile. "What's a Music Profile?" you ask... Watch this video.
  • All participants need to have valid credit card information on file for processing of jam fees.
  • Once your slot is confirmed, fees are non-transferable & non-refundable
  • Special note for bass & drums:  We understand and appreciate the limited availability of your slots. We have worked to accommodate your needs.  Your positions are critical for the jam to occur therefore we requiree 48 hours notice should you not be able to attend.  An additional fee of $75.00 fee will be charged to your account in order to secure a last minute replacement.
  • No Shows - Bass/drum same day cancel: Should Music Makers be required to refund the other participants who registered for the jam you are cancelling out of, your acount will be charged the full amount of all refunds Music Makers is required to pay to the other customers. You Membership will be re-evaluated.
  • Jam passes are not valid at reserved jams (or any other MMNY jams).