Greta Matassa

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Biography

Greta Matassa is one of the most talented singers working in jazz today. She has been voted "Northwest Vocalist of the Year" by Earshot Jazz seven times in 15 years!. Greta has been a mainstay on Seattle's Jazz stages for many years and with her recent successful dates at New York's Dizzy's Club at Lincoln Center, tours of Russia, Singapore and Hawaii and Japan, Greta's sound is now reaching new audiences. Greta has released seven CD's on the respected jazz label Origin Records and a DVD live concert with guitarist Mimi Fox. Her latest cd "I Wanna be Loved" Resonance Records was critically acclaimed. Greta is also a respected and generous teacher. She has been on faculty at Jazz Camp West, Drayton Harbor Jazz Festival and The Fairbanks Summer Arts Festival. She has a thriving private teaching practice and is releasing an instructional e-book in 2014 and new CD is coming in 2015.

Years taught2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012
DepartmentJazz
SpecialtyVocal Jazz
Websitehttp://www.gretamatassa.com/

Teaching schedule
Private lesson - Greta MatassaTBA2017
Jazz Vocal Workshop - with Special TopicsMTWTh/MTWThF 2:30–3:20pmMusic 3012017
Jazz Vocal Workshop: Learn Some Standards With GretaM (week 1) 2:30–3:20pmMusic 3012017
Jazz Vocal Workshop: Learn Some Standards With GretaT (week 1) 2:30–3:20pmMusic 3012017
Jazz Vocal Workshop: Conversational PhrasingW (week 1) 2:30–3:20pmMusic 3012017
Jazz Vocal Workshop: Red, Hot and BluesyTh (week 1) 2:30–3:20pmMusic 3012017
Jazz Vocal Workshop: Learn Some Standards With GretaM (week 2) 2:30–3:20pmMusic 3012017
Jazz Vocal Workshop: Trust Your EarsT (week 2) 2:30–3:20pmMusic 3012017
Jazz Vocal Workshop: Grow Your EarsW (week 2) 2:30–3:20pmMusic 3012017
Jazz Vocal Workshop: Beginnings and EndingsTh (week 2) 2:30–3:20pmMusic 3012017
Jazz Vocal Workshop: Jazz Singer Clinic: The Wrap UpF (week 2) 2:30–3:20pmMusic 3012017
Vocal Jazz PerformanceMTWTh/MTWThF 3:30–5:20pmMusic 3012017
Jazz Vocal Workshop - with Special TopicsMTWTh/MTWThF 2:30–3:20pmMusic 3012016
Jazz Vocal Workshop - Learn Some Standards With GretaM (week 1) 2:30–3:20pmMusic 3012016
Jazz Vocal Workshop - Jazz Singers ClinicT (week 1) 2:30–3:20pmMusic 3012016
Jazz Vocal Workshop - Conversational PhrasingW (week 1) 2:30–3:20pmMusic 3012016
Jazz Vocal Workshop - Trust Your EarsTh (week 1) 2:30–3:20pmMusic 3012016
Jazz Vocal Workshop - Red, Hot and BluesyM (week 2) 2:30–3:20pmMusic 3012016
Jazz Vocal Workshop - Singing with a BassT (week 2) 2:30–3:20pmMusic 3012016
Jazz Vocal Workshop - The Art of Singing DuetsW (week 2) 2:30–3:20pmMusic 3012016
Jazz Vocal Workshop - Change It Up! Song Re-treatmentsTh (week 2) 2:30–3:20pmMusic 3012016
Jazz Vocal Workshop - The Wrap UpF (week 2) 2:30–3:20pmMusic 3012016
Vocal Jazz PerformanceMTWTh/MTWThF 3:30–5:20pmMusic 3012016
Jazz Vocal Workshop - with Special TopicsMTWTh/MTWThF 2:30–3:20pmMusic 3012015
Jazz Vocal Workshop (observe only) - per day2:30–3:20pmMusic 3012015
Jazz Vocal Workshop (observe only) - week 1 onlyMTWThF (week 1) 2:30–3:20pmMusic 3012015
Jazz Vocal Workshop (observe only) - week 2 onlyMTWThF (week 2) 2:30–3:20pmMusic 3012015
Jazz Vocal Workshop (observe only)MTWThF/MTWThF 2:30–3:20pmMusic 3012015
Jazz Vocal Workshop (by the day)2:30–3:20pmMusic 3012015
Vocal Jazz PerformanceMTWTh/MTWThF 3:30–5:20pmMusic 3012015
Jazz Vocal Workshop - with Special TopicsMTWTh/MTWThF 2:30–3:20pmMusic 3012014
Jazz Vocal Workshop (observe only) - per day2:30–3:20pmMusic 3012014
Jazz Vocal Workshop (observe only) - week 1 onlyMTWThF (week 1) 2:30–3:20pmMusic 3012014
Jazz Vocal Workshop (observe only) - week 2 onlyMTWThF (week 2) 2:30–3:20pmMusic 3012014
Jazz Vocal Workshop (observe only)MTWThF/MTWThF 2:30–3:20pmMusic 3012014
Jazz Vocal Workshop (by the day)2:30–3:20pmMusic 3012014
Vocal Jazz PerformanceMTWTh/MTWThF 3:30–5:20pmMusic 3012014
Jazz Vocal Workshop - with Special TopicsMTWTh/MTWThF 2:30–3:20pmMusic 3012013
Jazz Vocal Workshop - Tap Dancing With WordsW (week 1) 3:00–4:20pmFairbanks Lutheran Church2013
Jazz Vocal Workshop - Tap Dancing With WordsW (week 2) 3:00–4:20pmFairbanks Lutheran Church2013
Jazz Vocal Workshop - Singing Jazz DuetsTh (week 1) 3:00–4:20pmFairbanks Lutheran Church2013
Jazz Vocal Workshop - Forget The Words And Scat!F (week 1) 3:00–4:20pmFairbanks Lutheran Church2013
Jazz Vocal Workshop - Forget The Words And Scat!F (week 2) 3:00–4:20pmFairbanks Lutheran Church2013
Vocal Jazz PerformanceMTWTh/MTWThF 3:30–5:20pmMusic 3012013
Jazz CombosMTWThF/MTWThF 11:00–11:50amMusic 3012012
Instrumental Jazz ImprovisationMTWThF/MTWThF 1:30–2:20pmMusic 3112012
Jazz Vocal Workshop - with Special TopicsMTWTh/MTWThF 2:30–3:20pmMusic 3012012
Vocal Jazz PerformanceMTWTh/MTWThF 3:30–5:20pmMusic 3012012

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