for listeners, music students, and amateur musicians are available. These
workshops are described in School Programs and
Programs for Other Venues. Workshops are taught
by Michael Kolodny or Laura Pierce, with assistance from other band members
in some situations.
Michael Kolodny are available from Grade 4 up. This residency is described
in School Programs.
Jazz Insight travels throughout the continental United States, and is also
available internationally. Please inquire about specific dates or time frames.
Insight plays for interested audiences everywhere. Venues include, but are
not limited to: Concert Halls, Theatres, Festivals, Art Centers, Civic Centers,
Schools (K-12), Universities, Museums, Libraries, Book and Record Stores,
Churches, Temples, Conferences, Camps, Jazz Clubs.
GROUP SIZE. Jazz
Insight's core group is the duo of Laura Pierce and Michael Kolodny. In
certain cases, Laura or Michael may be available as soloist. The group is
augmented, as suits the audience and venue, up to a quintet.
Jazz Insight's instrumentation is as follows: Laura Pierce, vocalist, Michael
Kolodny, saxophonist. The trio option would add either bass or a chord instrument,
such as guitar or piano. The choice depends on the nature of the performance
space and audience, as well as availability of piano. A quartet would include
the bass and chord instrument. The quintet includes bass, chord instrument
and drums. In addition to saxophone, Michael Kolodny plays drums on some
pieces at performances that do not include a regular drummer.
FEES. Fees vary
depending on the group size, venue, and block booking. Please call to inquire.
1-888-909-JAZZ (5299) or email us
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