Hagley Jazz

Jazz is a part of Hagley's After 3 programme, it is night class offering a creative, inclusive and supportive learning environment.

Whatever your skill level, you will embark on a fun yet challenging musical journey. You will be assigned a band and get to perform gigs at a bar every third week throughout the year.

You will also be put in the recording studio twice, culminating in the production of a CD. You will grow immensely as a musician, meet some great people and have a wonderful time.

You will study:

  • Performance – Group
  • Improvisation
  • Aural and Theory Skills
  • History and Repertoire of Jazz
  • Instrumental Skills – tuition on your instrument

Qualification & Pathways

  • Certificate in Jazz and Improvisation
  • This certificate gives you an enhanced pathway into a degree course at CPIT

Entry Requirements

  • An interest in Jazz as a musical genre
  • Entry is by audition and you will need to play or sing one piece, not necessarily of the jazz genre


  •  Annabel Harrold (Program Leader)
  • Todd Jones
  • Vincent Leahy
  • Nanako Sato
  • Joe McCallum
  • Van Elkayem


If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact us.



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