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Open to all area high school students

Audition: SIGN UP NOWdeadline to register is Friday, September 20th.
 Wednesday, September 25, 2013
Time: Auditions start at 4:30pm. You must preregister, no walk ups accepted.
Where: Kuumbwa Jazz Center, 320 Cedar Street, downtown Santa Cruz

Auditions are open to all high school students who are prepared to participate in an intensive jazz performance group. All positions in the ensemble are open each fall.

The Kuumbwa Jazz Honor Band is an all-star ensemble of high school musicians. Noted pianist and composer, Eddie Mendenhall, will direct the band with assistance from saxophonist, Dillon Baiocchi. Having successfully auditioned, band members attend weekly rehearsals, study complex jazz theory, improvisation and arranging, and learn essential life skills such as communication, cooperation and critical thinking.

More information here.