Jeff Solon Jazz

Durango and Telluride, Colorado

Jeff Solon is a jazz musician who plays tenor saxophone, harmonica, and flute, and performs regularly with his Jazz Duo, Groups, and Swing'n Big Band in the Durango, Telluride, and Southwest Colorado region. 

March 2017



Want to learn Improvisation/Soloing

on your instrument?

Improvisation is composing music in the moment. Learn to play a great solo in any style by learning some basic rules and skills. This interactive class will give you a chance to find your creative voice and spirit while experimenting with basic sounds, scales, chords, technique, ear training, and playing music from the right side of your brain, while in a safe and fun group. Remember: There are no mistakes!

Unravel the mystery of soloing

Want to learn how to make melodic lines?

Challenge yourself to play music without notes on the paper.

Break your fears of making a musical mistake.

Stuck in your riffs and need new ideas?


You need to have a basic skill level on your instrument. (any instrument)

A willingness to participate, explore, and interact in a small group setting.


Details for this 4 week course:

Tuesday’s March 7th – 28th. Beginning 

Thursday’s March 9th – 30th.  Intermediate/Advanced

6:30 p.m. – 7:45 p.m.

Location: TBA – Durango

Cost $120

or more information and to reserve your seat, please contact me at  or call/text 970-946-1992


Thursday, March 2nd

Fort Lewis College Jazz Festival

regional middle and high school band competition all day- free (many are my students!) 

Fort Lewis College Jazz Band playing with guitarist John Scofield, for an evening show. 7 p.m. 

Fort Lewis College Concert Hall. Durango, Colorado

For Ticket info: 970-247-7657


SATURDAY, March 11TH • 6 P.M. - 10:00 P.M.

The Jeff Solon Jazz Trio

Seven Rivers Restaurant and Bar

Sky Ute Casino and Resort • Ignacio, Colorado • 970-563-6235

"Playing in the bar" 




For information on bookings, lessons, school performance/workshops, or any questions that you might have,

please contact Jeff at: 970-946-1992