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Associated Chamber Music Players (ACMP) Presents a Jam Intro Session: A Walk Through Jamulus, JamKazam, and Sonobus with Phyllis Kaiden

February 28, 2021

Associated Chamber Music Players (ACMP) announces a free webinar on the basics of Jamulus, JamKazam and Sonobus with Phyllis Kaiden on Sunday, February 28, 2021 at 2pm EST. Join ACMP for an informal Q and A and information session about playing chamber music in real time online. For more information and to register, visit eventbrite.com/e/a-walk-through-jamulus-jamkazam-and-sonobus-with-phyllis-kaiden-tickets-142527211727.

In the lead-up to ACMP’s Virtual Worldwide Play-In on Saturday March 20 and Sunday March 21 (Bach’s birthday), and following a sold-out Jamulus Intro Sessionwith Mike Tietz and Tom Frenkel on Saturday, February 13, and JamKazam Intro Session with Susan Alexander and friends on Saturday, February 20, ACMP is doing everything it can to help as many chamber music lovers get themselves set up to play together online.

Sunday, February 28 at 2pm EST: 
A Walk-through Jamulus, JamKazam and Sonobus with Phyllis Kaiden. Seattle-area violist and ACMP member Phyllis Kaiden is equally well-versed in working with the three most popular low-latency online music platforms: Jamulus, JamKazam and Sonobus. She will walk you through the beginning phases of using these wonderful applications, including screen shares of the actual interfaces. There will be time at the end for you to ask all your questions. If you would like to know more about Jamulus and JamKazam before this presentation and Q and A, please check out the links to articles, how-to guides and videos on the ACMP website: https://acmp.net/online-chamber-music-resources-glance.

Jamulus and Sonobus are free and open source, whereas JamKazam charges a modest subscription price. Attendees can start a free JamKazam account and try things out – and if you love it, please join ACMP and contact Executive Director Stephanie Griffin directly at sgriffin@acmp.net about ACMP’s 50% discount on one-year JamKazam Gold Plans. There is almost no latency in Jamulus, JamKazam and Sonobus. You will feel like your fellow musicians are right there in the room with you. To organize a chamber music party on JamKazam, Jamulus, or Sonobus as part of ACMP’s Virtual Worldwide Play-In, please share information with ACMP through this simple online survey: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/C2KNQMF. If you would like to join the Virtual Worldwide Play-In as a participant, please keep checking this web page for updates on open sessions: https://acmp.net/virtual-worldwide-play-sessions-information

About ACMP – Associated Chamber Music Players
For the past 72 years, ACMP has provided support and services to people who are passionate about playing chamber music. ACMP believes that chamber music playing provides a unique opportunity for cultural participation and engagement. By creating opportunities and resources for people to play music together in small ensembles, skills are sharpened, communities are enriched, connections are made, and lives are changed. Since the organization began, ACMP has helped chamber music players find one another to share and play music together through a variety of networking programs. More than 2,300 members come from every part of the world and share one interest: the love of making music with others. Most recent initiatives use technology to help players connect and provide access to online coaching. The ACMP Foundation was founded in the 1990s and has contributed more than $4 million to foster the playing of chamber music for people of all ages and skill levels. Grants support chamber music workshops and programs for adult amateurs and children and focus on coaching fees and/or initiatives that reduce the registration cost for participants.


February 28, 2021