Tuesday, August 12:6:00 - 7:00 pm: 7th and 8th grade band rehearsal. Wear sneakers. Take parade instruments home, including drums.7:00 - 7:30 pm: Jazz Band rehearsal
Wednesday, August 13: No band classesThursday, August 14: Parade practice at Charles Town Middle School6:30-8:00 pm 7th & 8th grade parade practice at CTMS: 193 High St., Charles TownParents provide transportation to and from CTMS.Wear sneakers. Bring instrument. Have This is My Country memorized.Friday, August 15: Jazz Band Clinic10:00 am - noonSaturday, August 16: African-American Cultural Heritage ParadeAttire: band shirt, khaki shorts or pants, sneakers• 10:30 am Meet at SMS. Travel to Charles Town by school bus. (Remember to bring your instrument.)• 12:00 noon Parade in CT• 2:15 pm Pick up at SMS. We plan to stop at Dairy Queen on the way back to school.**Bring money for ice cream.Parents who wish to transport their children home from the parade must sign them outafter the performance. I will have a sign-out sheet.Monday, August 18: Jefferson Co. Fair ConcertAttire: band shirt, khaki shorts or pants, sneakers• 3:00 Rehearsal. Snack provided--pizza• 4:00 Depart SMS on school buses for the fairgrounds in Leetown, WV• 5:30 Perform.• 6:15 Load Bus with equipment.• 7:00 Parents pick-up students at SMSParents who wish to transport their children home from the fair must sign them outafter the performance. I will have a sign-out sheet.**One additional chaperone needed.
2014 WV Eastern Region Jazz Festival Results
Outstanding Soloist Awards:
Outstanding Trumpet Section Award
Congratulations to all of our jazz students!Thank you to our jazz families for supporting their efforts.