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The Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz

5225 Wisconsin Avenue NW Suite 605

Washington, District of Columbia 20015

United States

Company Description

The Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz, a nonprofit jazz education organization, was founded in 1986 in memory of the legendary jazz pianist and composer Thelonious Monk. The Institute fosters the next generation of jazz greats by offering the world's most ... more

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Background Information

Affiliations

Board Member
District II Band

Member of Advisory Task Force for Jazz Education
Smithsonian Institution

Founder
IAJE's Interest Chair

Education

Master's degree

University of Miami

Master’s degree

Jazz Pedagogy

University of Miami

PhD

Music Education

Indiana University

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J.B. Dyas, Vice President, Education and Curriculum DevelopmentJ.B. oversees the Institute's education and outreach programs including Jazz in America, one of the most significant and wide-reaching jazz education programs in the world.He regularly presents teacher-training workshops and jazz "informances" around the country along with such renowned artists as Terri Lyne Carrington, Regina Carter, Herbie Hancock, Jackie McLean, Thelonious Monk Jr., and Bobby Watson.Formerly the Executive Director of the Brubeck Institute and Director of Jazz Studies at Miami-Dade College and New World School of the Arts, J.B. has designed and implemented new jazz curricula, directed large and small ensembles, and taught a wide variety of jazz courses to students of all ages from virtually every level of musical development.In addition, he has written for national music publications, served on the Smithsonian Institution's Task Force for Jazz Education in America, and is a recipient of the Down Beat Jazz Education Achievement Award.He received his masters degree in Jazz Pedagogy from the University of Miami and is currently a doctoral candidate at Indiana University.


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by J.B. Dyas, Executive Director, the Brubeck Institute

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J.B. Dyas, Executive Director
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J.B. Dyas was formerly Director of Education and Curriculum Development at the Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz at the University of Southern California. He has presented numerous jazz education events throughout the country with such artists as Regina Carter, Herbie Hancock, Jackie McLean, T.S. Monk, and Bobby Watson, has directed large and small ensembles, implemented new jazz curricula, and taught a wide variety of jazz courses to students from ages seven to seventy, beginner to professional, learning-challenged to prodigy. He oversaw the development of JazzinAmerica-the NationalOnlineJazzCurriculum () and has authored for several national jazz publications. A graduate of the University of Miami and doctoral candidate at Indiana University, a recipient of the DownBeat Jazz Education Achievement Award, co-founder of the IAJE Sisters in Jazz International Collegiate Competition, and member of the Smithsonian Institution's Advisory Task Force for Jazz Education, Dyas is a professional bassist and Yamaha and SWR Artist who has appeared with such artists as Jamey Aebersold, David Baker, Jerry Bergonzi, Ellis Marsalis, Red Rodney, Ira Sullivan, and Bobby Watson.


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Dr. J.B. Dyas from the Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz

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Currently Vice President for Education and Curriculum Development at the Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz, Dyas oversees the Institute's education and outreach programs including Jazz in America (www.jazzinamerica.org), one of the most significant and wide-reaching jazz education programs in the world.


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Immediately following the informances, Hart, Evans and Dyas will conduct jazz workshops for each host school's jazz band and choir in which the visiting students will play with their Chicago counterparts side-by-side, providing tutelage peer to peer.

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Dr. J.B. Dyas has been a leader in jazz education for the past two decades. Formerly the Executive Director of the Brubeck Institute, Dyas currently serves as Vice President for Education and Curriculum Development at the Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz. He oversees the Institute's education and outreach programs including Jazz in America: The National Jazz Curriculum (www.jazzinamerica.org), one of the most significant and wide-reaching jazz education initiatives in the world. Throughout his career, Dyas has performed across the country, taught students at every level, directed large and small ensembles, developed and implemented new jazz curricula, and written for national music publications. He has served on the Smithsonian Institution's Task Force for Jazz Education in America and presented numerous jazz education events worldwide with such artists as Dave Brubeck and Herbie Hancock. Dyas received his master's degree in Jazz Pedagogy from the University of Miami and PhD in Music Education from Indiana University. He is a recipient of the DownBeat Achievement Award for Jazz Education.


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Dr. J.B. Dyas from the Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz

Leader in jazz education works with El Sereno Middle School Jazz Band students
Dr. JB Dyas has been a leader in jazz education for the past two decades. Currently Vice President for Education and Curriculum Development at the Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz, Dyas oversees the Institute's education and outreach programs including Jazz in America (www.jazzinamerica.org), one of the most significant and wide-reaching jazz education programs in the world.

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