Make sure to get your lettering forms in before Friday
All three Waconia High School Jazz bands had a great weekend of music making at the Eau Claire Jazz Festival. Each band had the chance to perform and sight read in front of a panel of outstanding judges and educators. Waconia Jazz I finished in first place honors for class “B” earning a performance in the evenings “Spotlight Concert” featuring many of the day’s top high school jazz bands, UW-Eau Claire Jazz I, and guests artists Jimmy Heath and Stefon Harris.
Congratulations Waconia Jazz I and all of our jazz ensembles on an outstanding end of our jazz season.
Waconia Jazz I Performing at the “Spotlight Concert”
Congratulations to the 20+ solo and ensemble participants that took place at Shakopee High School Monday March 3rd. Waconia High School Bands represented well earning 11 Superior ratings and a “Best in Site” award for an exceptional saxophone ensemble. Keep up that playing as Waconia will also host is own solo ensemble contest Thursday May 1st.
Check out whats happening with Waconia Jazz 2013 – 14 !
WHS Jazz Band Auditions – September 17th and 18th
WHS Yuletide Festival December 6th
WHS Jazz Dinner February 10th and 11th
Eau Claire Jazz Festival April 4th and 5th
Clearwater Middle School Jazz Band Concert February 20th
District Jazz Night– March 15th