Elements Jazz Band

Course Description: Elements Jazz Band
Prerequisite: Membership in Symphonic Band or Wind Ensemble (must participate in a large ensemble)
Elements is a high-level performing group that will study and perform a wide variety of musical styles including Latin, Swing, Funk, Rock, and Big Band.  There will be a strong emphasis on musical improvisational skills, music reading and jazz styles. The jazz band will participate in concerts and festivals throughout the year. It is required that all members of Elements also participate in a large concert ensemble.


2016-17 Elements Jazz

Alto Sax 1: Dalton Lee
Alto Sax 2: Aaron Henley
Tenor Sax 1: Natasha Giulietti
Tenor Sax 2: Jacob Gates
Bari Sax: Ruby Wilson

Trombone 1: Jacob Lupercio
Trombone 2: Ellie Opdahl
Trombone 3: Alex Bly

Trumpet 1: Jessica Giulietti
Trumpet 2: Edward Booth
Trumpet 3: Maddie Johnston
Trumpet 4: Anna Boyd

Piano: Casey Beckett
Guitar: PJ Sanchez
String Bass: Sebastian Owens
Drums: Cristian Belshe & Dylan Fritts
Vibes: Jordan Gates