Senior Jazz Info
SENIOR JAZZ BANDS
Jason Landes, University High School (Normal), (309) 438 8355,
See the Jazz Division link from the ILMEA homepage for audition information.
ILLINOIS MUSIC EDUCATION ASSOCIATION
District #3 Jazz Festival Olivet Nazarene University, Host
Saturday, November 5, 2016
Schedule for the day
8:00 a.m. Students arrive
8:30 a.m. Jazz Rehearsals begin: Larsen Fine Arts Center
Sr. Vocal Jazz Ensemble - Choir Room
Jr. High J.B. II – Band Room
Jr. High J.B. I – Larsen Auditorium
Sr. Jazz Band I - Chapel Stage
Sr. Jazz Band II - Chapel Backstage Rehearsal Room
Sr. Jazz Band III – Wisner Hall Auditorium
9:15 AM Directors Meeting in Ludwig Student Center at Common Grounds coffee shop
12:00 PM Break for lunch – students may eat in the Ludwig Student Center Dining Hall or there are places within walking distance of the Larsen Fine Arts Center.
12:50 PM Rehearsals resume
Sr Jazz Band I sound check on Chapel stage
Jr Jazz Band I sound check on Larsen stage
1:10 PM Sr Jazz Band II moves to Chapel stage
Sr Jazz Band I moves to Chapel back room
Jr Jazz Band II moves to Larsen stage
Jr Jazz Band I moves to Band Room
1:20 PM Sr Jazz Band II sound check on Chapel stage
Jr Jazz Band II sound check on Larsen stage
1:40 PM Sr Jazz Band III moves to Chapel stage
Sr Jazz Band II moves to Wisner Hall Auditorium
1:50 PM Sr Jazz Band III sound check on Chapel stage
2:00 PM District #3 Jr. High Jazz Concert (Larsen Fine Arts Center Auditorium)
Junior High Jazz Band II
Junior High Jazz Band I
2:20 PM Sr Vocal Jazz Ensemble moves to Chapel stage
2:30 PM Sr Vocal Jazz Ensemble sound check on Chapel stage
Sr Jazz Bands I-III change clothes and prepare for the concert
3:00 PM Stage is prepared for the concert
Sr Vocal Jazz Ensemble change clothes and prepare for the concert
3:30 PM District #3 Sr. High Jazz Concert (Centennial Chapel)
Vocal Jazz Ensemble
Jazz Band III
Jazz Band II
Jazz Band I
2015 Festival Information:
NEW LOCATION Olivet Nazarene University in Bourbonais
Parking in the Centennial Chapel parking lot located off of University Avenue.
GPS the Centennial Chapel, Bourbonais, IL.
Music Stands will be Supplied by ONU.
Rhythm Section Players will need to bring their own amps, drums, cymbals, cords, etc.
Pianos will be provided. Vibes will be provided.
8:00am Seating in Centennial Chapel (Bands 1 and 2) and Wisner Hall (Band 3)
8:30am Rehearsal Begins
3:30pm Concert in Centennial Chapel
Band I: Rick Haydon
Band II: Stacy Williams-Jackson
Band III: Mark Tessereau
Required Selection: District Selections will be sent to each student selected for the district festival.