• Students in Jazz Band will perform a variety of jazz music ranging from swing to rock to latin while developing a basic improvisation vocabulary.  This ensemble should expect to add several gigs throughout the year as there is currently great demand for live jazz music.
  • Concerts/Performances


    22 October 2019—Fall Concert—East High Auditorium, 700p

    4 November 2019-6 January 2020—PMEA All-State Jazz Auditions Window (Optional)

    20 November 2019—Rotary Thanksgiving Luncheon, during the day (Tentative)

    3 December 2019—Winter Concert—East High Auditorium, 700p

    5 December 2019—PA Christmas Show—Farm Show Complex, 1200p

    Late-December 2019—Lunch performances feeder middle schools

    24 January 2020—PMEA District 7 Jazz Auditions (Optional)

    11 February 2020—Pops Concert—East High Cafeteria, 700p

    21-22 March 2020—PMEA District Jazz Festival @ CDHS (Optional)

    22-25 April 2020—PMEA All-State Jazz Festival (Optional)

    23 April 2020—Spring Concert—East High Auditorium, 700p

    Early May—Guest Artist Concert, TBD

  • Concert Dress

    • Black dress pants
    • White long-sleeved dress shirt
    • Black tie (gentlemen)
    • Black dress socks
    • Black dress shoes