Auditions for the 2015-2016 Jazz Bands will be May 28, 2015 (Rhythm section) May 29, and June 1, 2015 for all (Wind) players between the hours of 3 – 8pm in room 519 at LAHS….
Read the entire letter & info packet:
JazzBandAuditions2015-16 (PDF) or as (Word Document)
ALL LosAlJazz Audition Music 2015-16 as a ZIP file
- For Individual files go to the following Audition 2015-16 Page:
Mr. Rush’s Summer Jazz Camp
June 15-26 Weekdays from 8:00am- 9:50am
Students entering grades 9-12
Details on this sheet: 2015-SummerJazzCamp_Rush (PDF)
- Go to www.LAEF4kids.org/programs
- Click on “Register for Summer Choir, Dance and Music Camps”
- Choose “Justin Padilla’s Music Camps” from the “Season” pull-down menu, then click “Apply Filter”
- Find your session(s), create a profile/log-in and sign up!
- You may also select the John Rush’s name in the “Instructor” pull-down menu to further filter the camps.
- *Camp fees are due at registration.
All 3 bands will be playing at Spaghettini (3005 Old Ranch Parkway, Seal Beach, California 90740)
on Tuesday, May 5th starting a 6:30pm!
Jazz 3 5:30 pm
Jazz 1 & 2 6:15
Since the interior seats are already sold out, there will be tickets sold at the door for Veranda seating for $15.00 There are 50 seats.
Admission tickets to the dinner/banquet is $40.00 before May 22nd. You may place reservation and payment in our lock box in class. After May 22nd payment will be $45.00 until May 28th. After May 29th we will no longer be able to take any reservations. You may not purchase dinners at the door that evening.
Suzanne Watts will be collecting reservations. Questions– firstname.lastname@example.org
Los Al Jazz 1 Performance @ 2015 Reno Jazz Festival
Los Al Jazz 2 Performance @ 2015 Reno Jazz Festival
Just a reminder we have a Booster Meeting this Monday March 30th at 7:00p in the band room . The second half of the meeting will be about Reno.
Sectionals: April 2 and 16th for Jazz 1 and 2 only to prepare for Reno. Jazz 3 will not have sectionals.
- Jazz 2 4:30- 6
- Jazz 1 6-7:30
- rhythm sections included!
We are finalizing a date for our Spaghettini night and Shops at Rossmoor. Once they are confirmed I will let you know.
Our Banquet is on Tues. June 2nd at Old Ranch Country Club. I am looking for someone to handle collecting/and keeping track of those coming to dinner. If you are interested please let me know.
We have our Twitter and Instagram accounts set up. More info to follow. Thank you Mrs. Wagner. I am looking for someone to handle the account. for the remaining part of the year and next year. Let me know if you are interested in helping out.
President of Los Al Jazz Boosters
Here are the scores from the Irvine Jazz Festival:
Jazz 3 – 2nd Place, Most Out Standing Trombone Section (Intermediate Division)
Jazz 2 – 3rd Place, Most Outstanding Trumpet & Rhythm Section (Advanced Division)
Jazz 1 – 3rd Place (Heavy Division)
Combo B – 1st Place (Intermediate Division)
Combo A – 2nd Place (Advanced Division)
The Most outstanding representation of Los Al Jazz was evident at the Irvine Jazz Festival. Thank you to all the students and parent chaperones, especially Jim and Lani Day for driving the truck, loading and unloading and being there for the jazz students for thirteen hours.
Go Jazz Griffins!
Mr. John Rush
Irvine High School Jazz Festival Saturday 3/21/15
at Irvine High School
4321 Walnut Ave
Irvine, CA 92604
Specific band & combo schedules… Continue reading