Wednesday, February 29, 2012

Busy times in LZ Band

It's been a while... Things are hoppin' at the high school. Lot's going on. Jazz Concert Tonight. Band Concert next Wednesday, Just finished the Rolling Meadows Jazz Fest last Saturday. Student Teacher Andrew Jacobi doing a great job with us-following in his father's footsteps.  Lot's of students doing lots of great things. Solo & Ensemble contest this Saturday at Loyola Academy-some highlights-a sax quartet doing an arrangement I did of a Bela Fleck tune; a trumpet trio doing Anderson's Bugler's Holiday; a brass choir doing a work by J. S. Bach that is unbelievably before it's time in terms of harmony and complexity, two freshmen sax quartets, a clarinet choir, a french horn choir, plus much more and lots of Solos! I can't wait to see how everyone does!

College and Music-Win/Win!

Worried that you can't get EVERY class you think you need to get into college? Worried that if you don't get those 6 AP classes your...