Vocal Jazz Singers

Senior Vocal Jazz

Jacob Smetters Senior Vocal Jazz Representative
Jacksonville High School
d4vocaljazz@ilmea.org

New Dist. 4 Vocal Jazz Ensemble created for 2018.  In addition to the traditional Vocal Jazz Ensemble at our district 4 festival, we are adding a Vocal Jazz Treble Ensemble group to the lineup for this year's Dist. 4 Jazz Festival at Glenwood.  

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Vocal Jazz  Guest Director:

John Musick, Lyons Township

Vocal Jazz Accompanist/combo

Andrew Rauff, Millikin University,

Duston Suits, Bass

Gary Morris, Drums


Vocal Jazz Treble Ensemble Director- Kim Stamps, Belleville Township

 


**SENIOR LEVEL VOCAL JAZZ REQUIRED SELECTIONS

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

AUDITIONS: Senior Jazz Audition information

1 Required Selections **

2. Sight-reading

3. Scales

            a. One octave half-step scale

            b. One octave blues scale

 4. Improvisation- Jamey Aebersold Blues in Bb

 

Rubric:

Vocal Jazz

Note Accuracy – 10

Intonation – 10

Rhythm – 10

Diction – 10

Interp – 10

Tone – 20

Sight Reading – 10

½ Step – 10

Blues – 10

Improv – 10 

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