S.M.A. Jazz Ensemble 1/ John Pesci All Stars

Jazz Ensemble 1 is designed for intermediate to advanced musicians. Students will gain an advanced understanding of ensemble techniques, improvisation, various styles and much more. Repertoire will be chosen from early jazz composers all the way to modern jazz composers and arrangers. Students will perform at the Fireside Jazz Series, local venues, festivals etc. This ensemble is supported in part by the John Pesci (M.J.R.C) educational outreach fund

Roster

 

Kameron Johnson drums

Leah Keller Piano

Ethan Kahana Alto Sax
 Raven Eaddy Bass
Clarence Collins Trumpet

Performance Dates

July 20, 2014 Michigan Jazz Festival Performance time 1:30pm-2:30 at the Future of Jazz Stage

Rehearsals:

Dates: July 1, 8, 15

*July 14 if Neccessary

Time: 5pm-6:15pm

Location: Ann Arbor Assembly of God 2455 Wastenaw Av Ann Arbor MI

Director Notes

Rehearsal Plan

July 1- Learn melodies to all tunes

July 8 Improvisation

July 15 Show review

John Pesci Summer Music Camp Tuition Assistance/Ann Arbor Public Schools Summer Music Program

Rihannon Linders
Raven Eaddy
Emmit Huhn
Spencer Morgan