Evolution Jazz Band

Course Description: Evoltuion Jazz Band
Prerequisite: Membership in Concert Band, Symphonic Band or Wind Ensemble (must participate in a large ensemble)

Evolution Jazz Band is a performing ensemble that studies and performs a wide variety of musical styles including Latin, swing, funk, rock, and big band. There is a strong emphasis on musical improvisational skills and music reading. The jazz band will participate in several concerts and festivals throughout the year. It is required that all members of the Jazz Band also participate in a large ensemble.

2017-18 Evolution Jazz

Alto Sax 1: Itzel Ramirez
Alto Sax 2: Jonah Donde
Tenor 1: Alondra Hernandez
Tenor 2: Jemima Andrade & Trinity Hunt
Bari Sax: Karen Vuong

Trombone 1: Lance Lauch
Trombone 2: Aaron Williams
Trombone 3: Selena Hernandez
Trombone 4: Alex Bly

Trumpet 1: Saul Davalos & Max Peacor
Trumpet 2: Jacob Wood
Trumpet 3: Elijah Routley
Trumpet 4: John Henley

String Bass: Kylea Aarnes
Drums: Blake Lee & Owen Grigsby
Piano: Liam Warner