The Jazz Department's curriculum ranges from Jazz origins to Swing, from Be-bop to Free Jazz to contemporary jazz artists, with a modern and professionalizing outlook. The Jazz Board, at the head of the Jazz Department, includes: Ramberto Ciammarughi, Antonio Solimene, Umberto Fiorentino, Rosario Giuliani, Cristiano Mastroianni, Stefano Mastruzzi

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ROME

Path aimed at admission to first level academic courses in Jazz, with a variable duration from one to three years depending on the entry level.
Full immersion jazz, individual instrument and singing lessons with renowned jazz musicians, workshops in jazz trio, quartet and quintet, Harmony, Ear Training and entirely jazz music production, focused at the knowledge of the jazz repertoire and literature.

Select your instrument to see the relative study-plan and admission requirements.

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Drums

Vocals

Guitar

Double bass

Piano

Saxophone

Trumpet

Trombone

Violin

Among the modes of attendance is also provided the Teen Music Academy mode, thought exclusively for students aged 12 to 17, and which provides a diluted scheduling of subjects, based on school commitments. The personalized study plan includes a minimum of 2 subjects up to a maximum of 4 subjects for each year, which can be attended in presence or entirely online or in mixed modality, up to the recognition of the skills necessary for admission to the academic three-year period

Interplay,creativity, impromptu improvisation. Study and practice of jazz composition and arrangement techniques for rhythm section and 5 winds with practice of direction of the student's own scores with resident bands.

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Bass

Drums

Vocals

Guitar

Double bass

Piano

Saxophone

Trumpet

Trombone

Violin

Innovative biennial courses exclusively at Saint Louis, for Jazz improvement, through personalized study plans based on the artistic inclinations of each student, aimed at original record productions and concert seasons alongside renowned artists.

2-year Master in Jazz Performance

Two-year level II instruments approved by the Ministry of Education and Research represent a specialization in specific fields through personalized training courses

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Bass

Drums

Vocals

Guitar

Double bass

Piano

Saxophone

Trumpet

Trombone

Violin

2-year Master in Jazz composition and arrangement

lesson at saint louisA collective artisan workshop focused on the development of creativity, the experimentation of jazz compositional techniques and arrangements for small and large ensembles, all goal-orientated for the students and their stylistic tendencies, for the development of their own artistic personality and aimed to create artistic recording productions and concerts.

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Courses and workshops indicated for both intermediate and advanced level musicians looking for specialization and stylistic improvement, as well as for beginners who simply want to start studying an instrument or adults passionate musicians, who need to reconcile music with their professional commitments.

Highly specialized courses

Laboratories of high specialization dedicated to the study of a repertoire, aimed at improving both individual and group live performance.

Custom instrument and singing courses

Individual lessons by Saint Louis teachers, of the duration and frequency chosen by the student, to be carried out within one or more quarters, for explore individually the study of an instrument or singing.

Select your instrument to get more information

Bass

Drums

Vocals

Guitar

Double bass

Piano

Saxophone

Trumpet

Trombone

Violin

Choirs and Workshops

In-depth workshops on specific sectors of the musical world.Vocal ensembles to experience the choral singing in different languages ​​and styles.

MILAN

Intensive highly specialized courses to deepen technique, improvisation and interplay, playing alongside established, renowned jazz musicians such as Rosario Giuliani and Ramberto Ciammarughi

PERSONALIZED JAZZ INSTRUMENT AND SINGING COURSES

Personalized Jazz courses allow you to explore individually the study of an instrument or singing. They are indicated for both intermediate and advanced level musicians looking for specialization and stylistic improvement, as well as for beginners who simply want to start studying an instrument or adults passionate musicians, who need to reconcile music with their professional commitments. They are structured as individual lessons by Saint Louis teachers, of a duration and frequency chosen by the student, to be carried out over one or more quarters.

Select your instrument to get more information

Bass

Drums

Vocals

Guitar

Double bass

Piano

Saxophone

Full immersion courses in Jazz: individual instrument and singing lessons with renowned jazz musicians, trio, quartet and jazz quintet workshops, Harmony, Ear Training, Improvisation workshops, jazz composition and arrangement and purely jazz musical production.

For the decentralized headquarters of Saint Louis in Milan, the authorization process has been started for the first level academic courses already active at the central headquarters in Rome.
The pre-academic courses will therefore be activated starting from the academic year. 2024/25.


Saint Louis Jazz Department was the first in Italy to be authorized by the Italian Ministry of Education to award first and second cycle academic diplomas.