Category Archives: Summer Intensive

Standing Down Straight with JUMP RHYTHM® and Loving It

Learning is ALWAYS an exciting adventure.  I became exposed to JUMP RHYTHM® Jazz Project when my daughter took the intensive with JUMP RHYTHM® Jazz Project, became an intern and now is a company member.  My first experience watching JUMP RHYTHM® Jazz Project … Continue reading

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Finding My Voice & Belonging in a Community:

A Week that Changed My Life In June 2014, I attended the JUMP RHYTHM® Jazz Project Summer Intensive with limited JUMP RHYTHM® knowledge, no expectations and an open mind to what could await. The week was more fulfilling than I ever could … Continue reading

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What a Week! My 1st JUMP RHYTHM® Intensive Experience

A few weeks ago, I embarked on my first-ever journey to Chicago and JUMP RHYTHM® Jazz Project’s Summer Intensive from Calgary, Alberta, Canada. I was introduced to the JUMP RHYTHM® Technique through former JUMP RHYTHM® company member Laura Kleiner (Laycock) … Continue reading

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The Intensive

It has only been about two weeks since the final day of the Intensive and we are still glowing with excitement and pride.  We had artists from all over the world study Jump Rhythm® for five wonderfully challenging days. They … Continue reading

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Back to Rhythm-Making

We are back to rhythm-making!  Jump Rhythm Jazz Project has been on break for the past few weeks because at the end of June, we had our week-long Summer Intensive.  It is a very exciting week for us when artists … Continue reading

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Summer Intensive – Midway Through!

Greetings Rhythm Fans! We are in the midst of our annual Summer Intensive, and it has proven to be so far a busy and exciting week! Here are some peeks at the week so far… For more peeks at the … Continue reading

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Undoing in Order to Do

Years ago, Billy and I studied voice with Joan Kobin in New York City.  Joan was an insightful and pragmatic teacher who presented a technique comprised of activities to use the voice the way it was designed and to get … Continue reading

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Watching That Older Couple

Hello, rhythm fans! Have you ever watched an older couple dance at a wedding? You know- the moment when, towards the end of the evening, the band or the DJ suddenly puts on one of those songs- a ballad, maybe … Continue reading

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Engineers + Swing

Happy June to you, Jump Rhythm fans! We wanted to give a quick update if you haven’t seen it already… Recently, a story about Billy’s swing dancing class for engineers was picked up by the Associated Press!  Click here to … Continue reading

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Jump Rhythm’s Summer Intensive

First off, let me begin this post by saying: TODAY IS THE LAST DAY TO REGISTER FOR OUR INTENSIVE AND GET A $100 DISCOUNT! It’s already an incredible bargain, but $100 off makes the deal even sweeter. Grab a few … Continue reading

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