Shea Welsh Institute of jazz
Empowering TALENTED AND DIVERSE YOUTH TO FLOURISH THROUGH THE STUDY AND PERFORMANCE OF AMERICA'S
ORIGINAL ART FORM, JAZZ.
Shea Welsh, in conjunction with The Conservatory of Performing Arts, has established The Shea Welsh Institute of Jazz, Los Angeles. Shea brings his experience and expertise as a renowned international performing artist, producer, and educator to lead the Westside’s new destination to study jazz at an elite level.
The Institute is open, by audition, to highly motivated and dedicated middle-school and high-school aged musicians interested in a small-group intensive immersion experience in the study of jazz performance, theory, and repertoire.
The Institute of Jazz features masterclasses, college preparatory workshops, and frequent performances,
along with national and international concerts and competitions. Highlights include: Two Top Prizes in the Downbeat Student Music Awards (2019), The John Coltrane International Jazz and Blues Festival, North Carolina (2019), The Panama Jazz Festival (2020).
Acceptance in The Shea Welsh Institute of Jazz is by video audition only. LEARN MORE
Shea is proud to support young artists as they become serious, skilled musicians. The Shea Welsh Institute of Jazz
is now a registered 501 (c)(3) non profit and we are happily and humbly accepting donations through our Fractured Atlas link!