The Jazz Band is an extracurricular ensemble that practices outside of the school day on Tuesdays beginning in October. Students not enrolled in band may audition to play piano, guitar, bass and drumset. Jazz Band is open to all wind instruments. The attendance Policy is the same as for Band Class. s run from the end of school till 4:00pm. The band performs music from the jazz,rock, and pop styles. All members must be a member of either the 5th or 6th grade band. Performances include Holiday and Spring Concerts, “Jump into Jazz” and the “Evening of Jazz” events at Spring Grove Area High School.
Mr. Bupp's Guide to Sounding "Hip!"
Click on your instrument below for the basics of jazz style (these things will make you sound better than you already do).
Once you've clicked on your instrument, shrink the screen so you can click on the play along tracks below.
Play Along Tracks