jam session


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Legal, Financial, Idioms, Wikipedia.

jam session

Slang an unrehearsed or improvised jazz or rock performance
References in periodicals archive ?
Shanahan said he learned a lot about how to host a great jam session from Gavin "Rooster" Fox, a KLCC DJ and blues promoter who hosted his own weekly blues jam for decades at various venues before his death in 1999.
The Internet can be grateful for Jaime Tatos Maldonado, manager of a dollar store near the supermarket, who captured the whole jam session on video.
The jam session was so much fun that the Church opened its doors to another one this past week led by Russell Jackson of the Russell Jackson Band.
This article presents an analysis of the historical and social context of the jazz jam session as a tool for training young musicians, developing creativity, and professional networking.
NBA Jam Session will include an exciting range of quality activities for fans of all ages and skill levels, including exclusive appearances by an NBA legend who has yet to be named, and many other activities.
Wahooo's first-ever Jam Session got a better response than we expected.
Also, NBA game fans will be able to participate in trivia contests and interact with current NBA players and legends throughout the weekend through the Cisco TelePresence systems at NBA Jam Session.
Jam Session is another example of the way thinking outside the box has led the DS to sell big numbers to a non-gaming audience.
On offer is a regular jam session with particular emphasis on that area of the music where jazz meets hip-hop and spoken word.
The 2004 EP Be Your Water feels almost as if Reagon is having a cool-out jam session before the evening set at a club.
Arceneaux's process is somwhat akin to a jam session, bouncing from one tangentially related idea to the next, a connection made explicit in The Immeasurable Equation, a drawing of the cosmic African-American philosopher-jazzman draped in ancient Egyptian-style regalia and surrounded by a galaxy of numerical notations.
We did a three-hour jam session and it sparked off ideas for several songs.