Qualified high school students are invited to audition for the 2017-2018 Kuumbwa Jazz Honor Band. Auditions are open to all high school students who are prepared for an intensive jazz performance group. All positions in the ensemble are open each fall.
Being in the band requires a high level of engagement and commitment from all band members. Accepted members are required to participate in weekly rehearsals, performances, lectures, workshops and all other extracurricular activities. Weekly rehearsals will begin early October and will go through the end of May.
Honor Band rehearsals will be held Tuesday nights from 5:15 – 7:15 pm
*Attendance at all rehearsals is mandatory.
Audition Location and Date.
Date: Tuesday, September 22, 2017
Location: Kuumbwa Jazz Center 320 Cedar Street, Santa Cruz
Click Here for audition requirements, music and charts
How to apply
Complete the online application form
Note to Teachers
The Honor Band rehearsals and performances are outside of school hours and should not impact the student’s ability to attend school functions. Kuumbwa Jazz supports music in our schools and encourages all band members participation in their high school music programs. Please contact Director Terrel Eaton with your questions, terreleaton (at) gmail.com.