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.
2018/2019 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 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
Please upload all recordings by going to: https://goo.gl/forms/ZgsfImTX4CicfxUx1
CLICK HERE for a "Tenor Madness" Example on Youtube
Palace City Jazz Festival - Feb 12th
Augustana Jazz Festival - March 4th
SDSU Jazz Festival - April 4th
Middle School Band Concert - April 24th
Palace City Jam - May 3rd
Rehearsals start Wednesday, November 7th 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.