On Monday, March 25, 2013, all three of the Jackson High School jazz bands will be performing at Dimitriou's Jazz Alley.
Reservations can be made at www.jazzalley.com or by calling 206-441-9729.
These three Jackson High School jazz bands were recently featured at the Lionel Hampton Jazz Festival at the University of Idaho.
Ticket price is $20.
Doors open at 5:30pm and the show starts at 6:30pm.
Lesley Moffat is Director of Bands, Jazz, and Percussion at Jackson High School. Moffat conducts Jazz Band 1 and coaches the jazz combos. Kevin Hall is Music Program Assistant and conducts Jazz Band 2. Student-teacher Chelsey Caldwell conducts Jazz Band 3.
The Jackson High School Jazz Ensembles are recognized throughout the Pacific Northwest for outstanding performances in the community as well as at competitions and festivals in which they participate.
There are 60 dedicated students in three jazz bands at Jackson High School. They practice every morning from 6.30am – 7.30am before school starts. Many of these students are also involved in sports, regular volunteer work and honors and AP classes.