Vocal Jazz Singers

Senior Jazz - Band



AUDITIONS


Required Selection (State Line Strut, Ellen Rowe, Kendor Music Publications #43422
Sight Reading Excerpts
Scales
F Blues, improvisation, Jamie Aebersold Playalongs, Volume 1, Track 8

 

 

FESTIVAL REPERTOIRE

Jazz Band I      Reggie Thomas   (reggiethomas@niu.edu)

  1. 17 Mile Drive - Matt Harris
  2. Vine Street Rumble - Benny Carter
  3. Squatty Roo - John Clayton
  4. Lemon Juice - Dennis Mackrel
  5. Flirty Bird - Ellington
  6. To You - Thad Jones

 

 

Jazz Band II      Jason Swagler (jasonswagler@mac.com)

  1. Dragon Blues Geoffrey Keezer/Sierra Music
  2. Caravan Arr. Alan Baylock/Alfred Publishing
  3. Cold Duck Time Arr. Mark Taylor/Hal Leonard (Backup if Caravan proves to be too challenging)
  4. The Wiggle Walk Benny Carter/Sierra Music
  5. Move Your Rug Jeff Coffin Arr. R. Middagh/UNC Jazz Press

 

 

Jazz Band III      Kyle Muskopf (muskopf@wcusd15.org)

 

  1. One by One - Wayne Shorter Arr. Mark Taylor
  2. Norwegian Wood - Lennon/McCartney Arr. Mike Sweeney
  3. Work Song - Nat Adderly  Arr. Erik Morales
  4. That Warm Feeling - Sammy Nestico
  5. Get It On - Bill Chase Arr. Paul Jennings

 



LEADERSHIP

Jazz Division Rep.                                           
Mark A. Tessereau
Belleville East High School
2555 West Blvd.
Belleville, IL 62221
d6jazzband@ilmea.org


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