Vocal Jazz Singers

Senior Jazz Info

ILLINOIS MUSIC EDUCATION ASSOCIATION

District #3 Jazz Festival Olivet Nazarene University

Saturday, November 3rd


Sr. Jazz Rep: Daniel Tripp

d3srjazzband@ilmea.org

 

Jazz BAND AUDITION MATERIALS:        

 

1. 2019 ILMEA Big Band Chart – Clue’s Blues

By Scott Ninmer 


2. F Blues using “Now’s the Time/Billie’s Bounce” track from Jamey Aebersold Book #6. Click here to download practice track.

https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B68M7OkANQ5ZbC1tQ0RGUTZlR0xwX291SkFNNmEyQUx5STNr/view

    • Students will not play the head/melody of the tune, but will instead start right on the improvisation.
    • Students will play two (or more) choruses, decided at the discretion of the judge.

3. Sight Reading 
 
 
 

District Festival Information


Jazz III - Scott Gumina, Lisle High School
 
Uptown Blues by Doug Beach
Easy Money by Benny Carter, ed. Bob Curnow
Island Breeze by Mike Tomaro
Cold Duck Time by Eddie Harris, arr. Erik Morales
 
Jazz II - Andrew Russell, Vernon Hills High School
 
Blue Train arr. Kris Berg
Riverscape arr. Fred Sturm
Somewhere Over the Rainbow arr. Dave Wolpe
Watermelon Man arr. Mike Kamuf
 
Jazz I - Andy Baker, University of Illinois-Chicago
 
Clue’s Blues by Scott Ninmer
Quietude by Thad Jones
When You’re Smiling by Tom Kubis 
My Shining Hour by Bob Mintzer

 

 
ILMEA Fees & Expenses 2017-2018
 

Participating School Fees
 
Senior and Junior Levels............................ $50 Per School
 
Elementary Level........................................$35 Per School
 
 
Audition Fees

Senior Level..............................................$10 Per Student
 
Junior Level...............................................$8 Per Student
 
 
Student Selectee Fees
 
Senior Level...............................................$20 Per Student
 
Junior Level...............................................$20 Per Student
 
Elementary Level.......................................$10 Per Student
 
All Organizations and FMES.......................$30 Per Student
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