About the Middle School Jazz Band:
Our award winning jazz band is typically 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.
2019/2020 AUDITION MATERIAL:
This year, auditions will be recorded and submitted through a Google Forms page (there will be no live auditions this year). Please see audition documents for instructions on how to upload these recordings (link is also below the documents). Please remember to check your recordings before you submit them and please try to upload MP3 or WAV files. If you need help, please contact Mr. Jamison or Mr. Stahle.
Alto/Baritone Saxophone Audition Material
Tenor Saxophone/Clarinet Audition Material
Trumpet and Clarinet Audition Material
Trombone/Baritone Audition Material
Trap Set Audition Material
Bass Guitar Audition Material
Guitar Audition Material
Piano Audition Material
Flute Audition Material
Please upload all recordings by going to:
CLICK HERE for an example of "Four" on YouTube
CLICK HERE for an example of "Blue Monk" on YouTube
CLICK HERE for an example of "Birk's Works" on YouTube
CLICK HERE for an example of "Blue Bossa" on YouTube
Rehearsals start Wednesday, November 6th at 7:15AM. Rehearsals will be primarily Monday and Wednesday mornings at 7:15AM. All rehearsals will be held in the jazz band practice room of the Performing Arts Center at the high school. Busing will be provided by the school district from the PAC back to the middle school for EVERY rehearsal.
CLICK HERE to download the 2019/2020 Parent/Student Agreement Form
Students - Please visit Google Classroom page for Middle School Jazz Band by CLICKING HERE