Develop technique, knowledge of jazz style and 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: five saxes, five trumpets, five trombones, guitar, piano, bass and drums.
Fall 2017 Quarter Audition Calendar
Studio Band – Aug. 19 and 20th
Middle School and High School Combos – Aug. 26, 27th and 28th
Advanced High School Jazz Workshops – Aug. 27th