Events

Summer Band & Vocal Camp!

Join us for our annual Summer Camp series with Dennis Murphy and Janice Perl!  Janice will take the students through Pop, Jazz, Broadway and R&B vocal stylings.  They will learn basic vocal technique and breathing approach along with how to use a microphone in a stage setting and choral studies.  Each session will culminate in a live performance recital.

Dennis will teach band approaches and how to play in an ensemble, instilling teamwork and leadership techniques.  There is no pre-requisite for this class (beginners are welcome).  Each session will culminate in a live performance recital.  Summer Camp 2014

Where:  Dennis Murphy School of Music 171 Webster St Monterey CA

When:

1st Intro to Band session June 9 – June 21   9:00-10:30am

2nd Intro to Band session June 21 – July 4   9:00am-12:00noon

1st Vocal Ensemble session June 9 – June 21   10:30-12:00noon

2nd Vocal Ensemble session June 23 – July 4   10:30-12:00noon

Cost:  $250 per session

To Enroll call: 831-920-1310 or Contact: paula@dennismurphy.org

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Urban Renewal Jazz Vocal Ensemble!

Join us for our fabulous 4th season of this exciting and dynamic vocal ensemble!   Under the incredible direction of world renown Dr. Sean Boulware, this performance promises to be the tightest and hippest stylings in the entire region.

When:  April 26th 7:30pm  April 27th 3:00pm

Where:  Monterey Peninsula College Music Hall

Cost:  $20 in advance  $25 at the door  (Seniors and Students 10 & under)

To purchase tickets go to:  brownpapertickets.com or call: 831-920-1310

 

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Erin Inglish and Duncan Phillips in Concert!

Join Erin Inglish and Duncan Phillips (son of Bruce “Utah” Phillips)  for this amazing tribute to Bruce “Utah” Phillips.  Erin has performed at our school before to rave reviews and this concert will be a beautiful rememberence of the legendary “Utah” Phillips.  All proceeds go to Express Yourself, Inc. Non Profit 501 (c) 3

Where: Dennis Murphy School of Music 171 Webster Street Monterey

When: Sunday February 9th 7:00pm

Suggested Donation: $15  ($12 in advance)  DMSM Students $10 ($8 in advance)

For more info call: 831-920-1310 or Email: paula@dennismurphy.org

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Urban Renewal Jazz Vocal Ensemble!

Join us for our Winter Concert Series!  This 30 voice vocal ensemble is conducted by world reknowned Dr. Sean Boulware and performs selections from all aspects of Jazz, Pop and R&B.  An audition only choir, Urban Renewal has as it’s members only the finest singers in the area and with Maestro Boulware’s world class skills, the ensemble has performed to rave reviews and enthusiastic audiences since early 2012.  All proceeds benefit Express Yourself, Inc. (the non-profit 501 (c) 3 adjunct of Dennis Murphy School of Music).

 

When: Saturday January 11th, 2014  7:30pm

 Sunday January 12th 2014  3:00pm

 

Where:  Monterey Peninsula College Music Hall

 

Cost:  $25 (General)  $15 (Seniors/Students/Child under 10)

To purchase tickets call: 831-920-1310  or go to: www.brownpapertickets.com

 

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WORLD RHYTHM DRUM AND PERCUSSION CLASS With Jayson Fann and Special Guests

World Rhythm Drum and Percussion Class
African, Cuban, Brazilian, Hip Hop, Traditional, Creative, Contemporary Rhythms and Techniques
Starting January with Jayson Fann
Thurs 1:30 – 3:30 Vosti center 107 centennial dr- in Gozales
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WORLD RHYTHM DRUM AND PERCUSSION CLASS
With Jayson Fann and Special Guests
Every Saturday from 5:00 -6:30pm
January 4th-11th-18th 25th
February 1st-8th
cost $20 per class- all levels welcome- African, Cuban, Brazilian, Hip Hop, traditional, creative contemporary rhythms and technique. Bring drum if you have one,DENNIS MURPHY SHCOOL OF MUSIC 171 webster street Monterey,cal 93940
for more information contact Jayson Fann 831-238-1056
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Summer Band Camp!

2013 Summer Band Camp Flyer

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Summer Vocal Camp!

2013 Summer Vocal Camp Flyer

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Beginning Guitar Class

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Beginning (& Intermediate) Guitar class will be 6 weeks long every Monday evening from 5:30-7:00pm.  The class starts June 3 and goes through July 8th.

Covered will be Basic Theory, Strumming and finger picking Technique, Soloing and rhythm studies.

Course Cost: $150 (6 weeks)

To Enroll call: 831-920-1310  or email: paula@dennismurphy.org

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Urban Renewal Spring Concert!

What: Join us for Urban Renewal’s Spring Concert!  This 30 voice Jazz Vocal Ensemble will be joined by special guests FRANKLIN STREET VOICES along with the small group “Baker’s Dozen”.  Diverse and cool jazz selections with a live combo accompaniment.  This will be our last concert of the season, so don’t miss out!

When: Friday May 31, 2012   8:00pm

Where: Monterey Peninsula College Band Room

Cost: $20 in advance / $25 at the door

To purchase tickets go to: brownpapertickets.com or call 831-920-1310

 

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Songwriting Workshop! With Michael Glines

Join Michael Glines for a dynamic songwriting workshop that will include everything from Instrumentation to vocals and lyrical composition.  This 8 week session will start on Sunday May 19th.

When:  Sundays May 19th through Sunday July 7th (2:00pm – 4:00pm)

Where: Dennis Murphy School of Music 171 Webster St (Downtown Monterey)

Cost:  $195 (full course)

To Enroll Call: 831-920-1310  Or Email: paula@dennismurphy.org

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