Elevate Leadership: The Hidden Jazz of Teams

Date(s) - July 24, 2020
8:00 am - 12:00 pm

Daugherty Business Solutions
2 Cityplace Dr.
Creve Coeur, MO 63141


How can the principles of jazz improve your team?

Led by master guitarist, composer, bandleader and teacher Dan Rubright, this workshop explores aspects of jazz music that have direct applications to team dynamics, personal growth, ideation, creativity and productivity.

Join us for this original approach to team development, where you’ll learn about team dynamics in a high-energy and experiential way. Rubright will demonstrate how key concepts in music can be a wonderful portal for exploring new modes of learning and working in teams.

Bring your whole team for an interactive experience that will:

  • Provide the foundation for a new level of awareness and understanding about personal and team dynamics
  • Build a shared vocabulary about personal and team interactions
  • Encourage participants to use this new language to talk about their collective functioning in order to build more satisfying and highly collaborative teams.

FOCUS Members – $175
Non-members – $200

About the Presenter

Dan RubrightDan Rubright is a composer, performer and quintessential teacher, whose love of both music and teaching are infectious. He recently received a prestigious 2019 Arts Fellow grant from the St. Louis Regional Arts Commission for his work as composer and leader in the arts. In addition to composing and performing, Dan brings a new level of awareness of team functioning through the metaphor of music in his workshops.


What Others Have to Say about Dan: 

“I love the use of musical metaphors; such a great way to talk about and work with groups and teams!”

“Fresh context with a memorable metaphor that all leaders can use with teams and in their leadership.”

About the Elevate Leadership Series

Launched in 2020, this new FOCUS professional development series offers a toolkit to take your career to the next level. Through six full-day and half-day workshops, you’ll benefit from the coaching and experience of recognized leadership experts, gaining valuable knowledge, skills and confidence that you can take back to your daily work and your organization. FOCUS members receive discounts on all Elevate Leadership courses – join today!

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