BYU 2015 Ellington Jazz Festival
Dinner w Santa & Jazz Band 2015
Jazz Band takes 1st Place at Utah State Fair Jazz Festival
On Sept 9th the Jazz band performed at the Utah State Fair Jazz Festival and took 1st place, receiving the Blue Ribbon. Jacob Baldwin and Josh Rasmussen received honorable mention for their outstanding Sax solos.
Utah State Fair High School Jazz Band Competition
First PlaceAmerican Fork High School
Second PlaceLone Peak High School
Third PlaceTimpview High School
Honorable MentionSkyline High School
Honorable MentionMurray High School
Outstanding SoloistAustin VanFleet (Timpview High School)
Honorable MentionJoe Sandholtz (Timpview High School)
Honorable MentionJosh Zabriskie (American Fork High School)
Honorable MentionJacob Baldwin (American Fork High School
AF Jazz Band Places 1st at 2015 Peaks Jazz Festival
Playing "Minor Case of the Blues", "I Didn't Know About You" and "Recorda me" The band placed 1st out of 17 HS Bands performing at the Festival.
Jazz Band I receives Superior Ratings Jazz Band II receives an Excellent Rating at State Jazz Festival Friday March 28
Congratulations to the AF Jazz Bands. The Advanced band received all Superior ratings and the Intermediate band received 2 Superior and one Excellent at the UMEA State Jazz Festival on March 28 at Olympus H.S.
Jazz Links of Interest
Jazz at Lincoln Center
Jazz Education in America
Jazz Education Database
Jazz Education. Org
NEA Jazz in the Schools