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Junior Instrumental Jazz

Reps and Contact:          Kevin Dobbeck -

Festival Conductors:       Band 1: John Wojciechowski, Band 2: Jim Stombres, Band 3: Katie Ernst

Festival Repertoire:       

Band 1: Who Me? - Frank Foster arr. Mike Carubia, other pieces TBA

Band 2: Sambeando - Victor Lopez, other pieces TBA

Band 3:  Pieces TBA

Audition Materials:          

Auditions will be at the same time and place as Junior band. 


Winds:  Now's The Time - Head Chart (Students will be asked to play a total of 3 choruses:

the head (Now's The Time), 12 bars of F Blues Improvisation, and the head again)


Rhythm Section: ILMEA Rhythm Section Audition Blues Tune by Adamczyk/Franken

(Rhythm Section only!)


All Students:

Who Me? - Frank Foster arr. Mike Carubia (C.L Barnhouse Publishing)

Sambeando - Victor Lopez (Belwin/Alfred Music)


Audition packets for each instrument can be obtained at the following link:



District 1 District 2 District 3 District 4 District 5 District 6 District 7 District 8 District 9