Jazz Season Draws to a Close
Last week all jazz Waconia jazz bands performed, performed and performed.
Monday April 13th – All 3 high school jazz bands went to our regional jazz contest held at Hutchinson High School. 2 of our jazz IIs performed incredibly well with Jazz II am earning a best in site rating from their judge.
Waconia Jazz I also performed are great set earning 3 Superior ratings from the judging panel.
Bands from all over the region participated in the contest making for a great afternoon of Jazz Music.
Tuesday April 14th – Waconia district jazz festival. This year marked another great district jazz festival featuring 3 middle jazz bands from Clearwater as well as 3 high school jazz bands from WHS.
This concert also featured guest artist David Felly
Saturday April 17th – Waconia High School jazz bands ventured out to the Eau Claire Jazz festival to catch an incredible day of music making and clinics. All 3 WHS jazz bands had strong showings and our Jazz I earned a 2nd place ranking in Class B.