Beginning Jazz Band
Will meet Thursdays from 2:45 - 3:45.
First rehearsal: Oct. 17
Calendar link is up to date.
Rehearsal and performance dates are on the calendar.
Printed list of rehearsal and performance dates can be found in Documents.
Band handbook can be found in Documents.
The Jazz Band (7th and 8th grade) will rehearse Mondays and Wednesdays after school until 3:45 beginning Sept. 15.
Jazz Band Performance Oct. 25
Christmas Parades--Dec. 6
Christmas Concert--Dec. 17
Hedgesville Jazz Festival--Feb. 28, 2015
Eastern Regional Jazz Festival--March 7, 2015
Spring Concert--April 22, 2015
Shepherdstown Middle School Jazz Band Best in West Virginia!
At the WV State Jazz Festival,
the Shepherdstown Middle School Jazz Band was awarded the title
2014 WV Middle School Honor Jazz Band
#1 in the state!
Honor Band is the highest honor the state can bestow on a performance ensemble.
The Jazz Band traveled to Wheeling, WV, to perform an Honor Concert at the Music Educators' Conference.
Congratulations to the SMS Jazz Band!!!
2014--WV Honor Jazz Band
2013---WV Honor Jazz Band
2012--WV Honor Jazz Band
2011--WV Honor Concert Band
Listen to the Bands:
Eastern Regional Jazz Festival Recordings Posted
Concert Band Festival 2014
The 7th and 8th Grade Band received
from each of the judges at the Region 9
Concert Band Festival on March 25, 2014.
Congratulations to the members of the 7th and 8th Grade Band!