In this Masterclass David Prez will be sharing how his methods have evolved through his 25 years of experience as a musician and educator. He will discuss ways of organising practice methods over a repertoire & Jazz improvisation.
Saxophonist and composer, David Prez was born in Lyon, where he spent his formative years at the Music Conservatory. He also studied in New York City with David Liebman, Michael Brecker and Jerry Bergonzi to name a few.
Currently living in Paris, David is the founder of the Paris Jazz Underground Collective & Recording label and has released 5 albums as a leader « Awakening », « New Life », « David Prez & Romain Pilon Group I & II » and « Paris Jazz Underground ».
Much sought-after and appreciated as a sideman, he is also a reputed music & jazz educator.
David has performed with many artists like Bill Stewart, Jeff Ballard, Vincent Bourgeyx, Matt Penman, Obed Calvaire, David Liebman, Sandro Zerafa, Romain Pilon, Laurent Coq, Philippe Soirat…
Highlights from past performances include tours in various international festivals and Jazz scenes such as Jazz à Vienne, Olympia (Paris), Deer Head Inn (USA), Festival Show of Hands (Iran), Radio France, Le Printemps de Bourges, Brazil, Bulgaria, Lebanon, Cuba…
As a bandleader, David is currently leading is own trio with Fred Pasqua and Matyas Szandai, and a duet with pianist Vincent Bourgeyx.
14 July 2020
The link for this online Masterclass will be sent by email to registered participants on the day of the event in the afternoon. Only participants with the link can access this Masterclass.