| This year we will offer two jazz strings ensembles:
Jazz Strings Junior (grades: 6-9 m) meets Thursdays at 7:10 AM.
Jazz Strings (grades 10-12) meets Fridays @ 7:10 AM.
Each student will be issued a separate folder for their jazz music that should be returned at the end of the year or if they leave the jazz program during the year.
The scheduled Jazz events this year:
November 29, 7:00 PM Jazz Strings - National Honor Society Induction Ceremony (ceremony starts at 7:30 PM, but we start playing at 7:00 PM, please be at school by 6:45 PM to tune and for a sound check on stage).
December 3, Jazz Strings Jr. 9:00 AM - Breakfast With Santa and St. Michael's Holiday Tea (meet in Music Room at the Elementary school at 8:30 AM, after performance there, we will meet in the sanctuary at St. Michael's at 10:30 AM, we will be done by noon)
December 12, 7:30 PM Jazz Strings and Jazz Strings Jr. - Orchestra Holiday Pops Concert
TBD - All Day - Eclectic Strings Day at McNally-Smith College of Music
April 29, 7:30 PM Jazz Strings and Jazz Strings Jr. - Annual Jazz Concert
All string players in the jazz program must be in a co-curricular orchestra ensemble. Any exceptions must be approved by the orchestra director.
In the event of a late school start, all before school rehearsals are canceled.