Come see Roosevelt Jazz in their own Earshot Jazz show at Benaroya Hall! From the Earshot Jazz Website:
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 18, ILLSLEY BALL NORDSTOM RECITAL HALL AT BENAROYA, 7:30PM
Roosevelt High School Jazz Band
Fresh from its third-place victory at the prestigious Essentially Ellington competition at Lincoln Center, New York. $22 general/$20 members & seniors/$11 students
UPDATE: Vocal Jazz results are in, read about it here! (link)
Instrumental results here! (link)
Congratulations to all these musicians and their families!
Note: we were not able to take any students from outside of our feeder area.
Vocal Jazz placements should be available later this week, stay tuned.
In addition to the band’s overall third place finish, Roosevelt Jazz sections and individuals were given honors for:
Outstanding Saxophone Section
Outstanding Trombone Section
Outstanding Trumpet Section
Outstanding Piano Soloist: Daniel Arthur
Outstanding Drum Soloist: Luke Woodle
Outstanding Alto Saxophone Soloist: Anna Dolde
Outstanding Trumpet Soloist: John Otten, Noah Halpern, and Jeffrey Gustaveson
Full festival results available here.