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The Artist Outreach

Improvisational Power! on any instrument - Residency

Time Frames
During School Day, After School, Summer, Weekend
Residency, On Campus Professional Development, On Campus Program
Prof. Dev., 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th


TAO Music Producers willl teach any type of musician how to release the fear from taking solos and facilitating improvisational ideas. They demonstrate how improvisation will literally help the student's ability to problem solve in any format. "The students’ creativity (through improvisation) improved remarkably over 90 minutes.” ~ Todd Toney (Garland North High School)

Students Will

  • Learn to attack fear head-on
  • Learn how to choose certain options toward soloing
  • The Second City Guide to Improv in the Classroom: Using Improvisation to Teach Skills and Boost Learning, Katherine McKnight & Mary Scruggs, ISBN-10: 0787996505 | ISBN-13: 978-0787996505


Dates: Monday - Saturday
Times: Anytime
Duration: 60 - 90 minutes
School Fee: Flat Rate: $375.00
Number Of Workshops Included: 1
Price Per Additional Workshop: $300.00
Minimum Attendance: 5
Maximum Attendance: 300
Bilingual: No
Technical Needs: electricity
Other Information: We prefer 30 minutes for load-in and preparation

Scheduling / Booking

Instructions: Please contact Joseph for booking and information: Joseph Vincelli, Executive Director, 214-906-1059 [email protected] 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Deadline: 15 days prior to performance date
Cancellation Policy: A program is confirmed when you receive your contract by mail or email. Should illness, inclement weather or other unforeseen circumstances prevent the program from taking place as scheduled, The Artist Outreach will offer to reschedule. Cancellations are made by email and/or call until a cancellation is confirmed by The Artist Outreach. A 48 hour timeline for rescheduling is acceptable without penalty, otherwise the date and refund are forfeited. Programs canceled (outside of the above exceptions) by a school or community presenter after confirmation are subject to full payment.
After School Policy: We always need a contact (and info) for our on-site performances. Please designate a person in the school or community as the primary contact on the day of the event to facilitate artist needs and ease of performance.

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