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Studio Band

Develop technique, knowledge of jazz style and an ability to improvise through standard and contemporary big band repertoire. This highly-selective ensemble records at Fantasy Studios, performs frequently and participates in competitions throughout the U.S. The Studio Band has played at Yoshi’s and Savanna Jazz, as well as jazz festivals in California, New York, Seattle, Idaho, the Vienne Jazz Festival in France and the Montreux Jazz Festival in Switzerland. Full school year commitment is required. Instrumentation: 5 saxes, 5 trumpets, 5 trombones, guitar, piano, bass and drums.

Mondays 6:30 – 8 pm
1/11 – 3/21 (10 weeks) (no class 1/18)
Dave Eshelman • $225




 2015 – 2016 Ensemble Members

Saxes and Flute
Corrine Hindes (flute)
Michael Schwartz (tenor sax)
Solomon Alber (tenor sax)
Evan Mickas (alto sax)
Dylan Sleeper (alto sax)
Espen Scheurer (baritone sax)
Pete Cerdan
Ryan Kapoor
Aidan Thieme
Kenny Workman
Josh Pollock
Jasim Perales
Remee Ashley
Adam Miller
Cameron Daly
Timoteo Cruz
Rhythm Section
Paul Adan, piano
Maxime Lukianchikov, guitar
Max Schwartz, Owen Storey, bass
Ben Ring, drums
The Word

“It’s the only place that I know of that offers such high level jazz ensembles for middle/high school students. Last year, my school music program was not challenging enough for me and so I loved being involved in the High School Jazz Ensemble!”