We Are The Music Makers, And We Are The Dreamers of Dreams

Open to Sophomores, Juniors, & Seniors

PREREQUISITES: Audition/Permission from Instructor

Students in Jazz Band will be involved in the exploration of American Jazz Music.  Students will learn the various aspects of Jazz music through listening, rehearsal and performance. There will also be a strong historical component to the course. This will give students a larger context to better understand their music. Grades will be based on a mixture of class participation, playing tests, performance evaluations, written projects and exams.

This class includes some extracurricular performances that students will be required to attend including: MSBOA JAZZ FESTIVAL, ISLAND FEST, School Concerts, and other performances.