The Strayer Jazz Band Audition sign up is now live: JAZZ AUDITION SIGN UP

  1. Sign Up on the Google Form, link found above or on Canvas as an Announcement.

  2. Pick up an info packet from Mrs Urq.

  3. Start practicing! Listen to each chart.

  4. Make sure the jazz schedule works with your family - all sectionals and rehearsals are mandatory.

  5. Audition! Let Mrs Urq know ASAP if you can’t make your audition date and we will work something out!

    1. Tuesday, November 19: Trumpets

    2. Wednesday, November 20: Trombones/Low Brass

    3. Thursday, November 21: Saxophones

    4. Tuesday, November 26: Rhythm (set, bass, guitar, piano, aux)

 

 

 

 

2020 STRAYER JAZZ BAND

 

 

 

 

 

Alto Saxophone

TBD

Tenor Saxophone

TBD

 

Baritone Saxophone

TBD

 

Trumpet

TBD

 

Trombone

TBD

Tuba

TBD

 

Piano

TBD

 

Bass

TBD

 

Drums

TBD

 

Percussion/Vibes

TBD

Jazz Band is an advanced ensemble open to 7th and 8th graders through audition only. Jazz Band plays very challenging music and strives for the highest musical achievement. Students who play in Jazz Band must be dedicated members of their concert band, demonstrate a commitment to practice outside of school, and model exemplary behavior in the classroom. Auditions for Jazz Band are held in November. 

MEET THE JAZZ BAND MANAGEMENT TEAM:

  • Ensemble Manager:

  • Office Manager:

  • Equipment Manager:

  • Publicity Manager:

  • Sub-Director:

2020 Repertoire

Jazz Band Schedule

Click on the Calendar page and subscribe to the Strayer

Band Calendar to stay up to date on all of the Jazz Band dates.

STRAYER MIDDLE SCHOOL BAND

rurquhart@qcsd.org215.529.2316

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