About the jazz band:
Our award winning jazz band is comprised of 5 saxes (2 altos, 2 tenors and 1 bari), 4 trombones (3 tenors and 1 bass), 4 trumpets, 2 set players, piano, guitar and bass. If interest level is high, we will have two jazz bands.
Our Jazz I group has won numerous awards over the last 10 years. The band competes every year at various competitions in South Dakota, Iowa, Minnesota and Nebraska. The band also hosts its own festival called the Palace City Jazz Festival in February.
CLICK HERE for the 2016/2017 Audition Material
CLICK HERE for the "In a Mellow Tone" background track
CLICK HERE for the F Blues Improvisation Background Track
Click Here for the audio recordings of the tunes we are doing this year.
All-State Jazz Band
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