Saint Louis College of Music is pleased to host Ulysses Owens Jr, one of the most active and requested American drummers on the international scene.
Winner of the Grammy Awards, already alongside Kurt Elling and Christian McBride, Wynton Marsalis, producer, arranger, leader of formations under his name and teacher of the prestigious Juilliard School in New York; Ulysses Owens Jr (now in Italy for some concerts) considers teaching and sharing his human and professional experiences an essential part of his artistic evolution.
During the intensive master class, open to all instrumentalists, Owens will address the following topics:
- How to play effectively in ensembles
- History of jazz drums
- The art of "solo"
– Interplay & groove
- How to become a professional musician
Saturday, January 25th, 2020
h 11:00 am-1:00 pm
Saint Louis via cimarra, 19/b
Credits for academic courses: 1/2 CFA
Participation fees: € 15 for Saint Louis students; € 25 for external audience.