2020-21 Jazz Class Lists

Garfield Jazz Students & Families, I want to recognize the dedication and hard work that all of returning and incoming jazz students demonstrated through their audition submissions. I listened to incredible student transcriptions. I am glad that music practice has provided an outlet for students to set goals and maintain musical focus in unprecedented times.…

Garfield Jazz 2019-20: Band 2

The 2019-2020 Garfield Jazz ensemble placements are listed below. The listings are by section with last names in alphabetical order. Individual part assignments will be determined when school begins. The students below should report to Room 219 during Period 3 on the first day of school, they do not need their instruments on the first…

Garfield Jazz 2019-20: Band 1

The 2019-2020 Garfield Jazz ensemble placements are listed below. The listings are by section with last names in alphabetical order. Individual part assignments will be determined when school begins. The students below should report to Room 219 during Period 6 on the first day of school, they do not need their instruments on the first…

2019-20 Audition Information

We are excited to announce audition dates for the 2019-20 school year! Mr. Sessink is really looking forward to meeting and hearing each of you at the auditions in August. Please download and carefully read the Audition Requirements for information on what you need to prepare. You can download the document here. FOR STUDENTS WHO PLAYED…

2018-2019 Jazz 3 Placements

The students listed below have been selected to participate in Jazz Band 3. They should report for rehearsal Wednesday  September 26 at 3:45pm to room #219. The band will meet on Wednesdays and Thursdays for one hour after school. Saxophone Section I: Maddox Spinelli Alto I Jackson Mohler Alto I Aaron Orbeck Alto II Johannes…

2018-2019 Jazz 2 Placements

The students listed below have been selected to participate in Jazz Band II. They should report for rehearsal Monday  September 24 at 3:45pm to room #219. The band will meet on Mondays and Tuesdays for one hour. Saxophone Section I: Benjamin Mefford, Alto I Ainsley Mayo, Alto II *Joseph Maurice, Alto II Imants Smidchens, Tenor…

2018-2019 Jazz 1 Placements

The students listed below have been selected to participate  in Jazz Band I. They should report to class Wednesday September 5. They will not need their instruments on the first day. Saxophone Section I: Evan DeTurk,  Alto I Avinash Chung, Alto II Aidan Siemann, Tenor I Samuel Barnett, Tenor II Jacob Linden, Baritone Saxophone Section…