Hopkinton HS Jazz EnsembleWelcome to the Hopkinton HS Jazz Ensemble web page. All announcements, important information, and important dates can be found here. Please refer to this site regularly for updates.Welcome back all!! Hopkinton Jazz Ensemble will reconvene on Wednesday January 8th at 6:30 p.m. Please arrive by 6:15 to help setup, and if you have not gotten any of the new music please see Mr. Dodge at the middle school. We will also rehearse at 6:30 a.m. on Friday January 10th at 6:35 a.m. Sectionals will begin the week of January 13th. Please see the Jazz Ensemble Handbook below for basic rehearsal schedule. Also, please check out the recordings of the new tunes below and use them as a guide for practice.
Jazz Ensemble Recordings for UNH and Jazz Nighthttp://https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RHztSP9IhxI - "Round Midnight" - Thelonious Monk, arr. Tomarohttp://https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zj0rjyuglcM - "Tall Cotton" - Count Basie
Upcoming Jazz Ensemble Dates - We will rehearse weekly on Wednesday evening (6:30-8:30) and Friday morning from 6:35-7:15. Sectional rehearsals as follows:
Monday - trombones
Wednesday - rhythm
Thursday - trumpets
Please note *** ALL PERFORMANCES IN RED
January - all rehearsals and sectionals as scheduled above.
February - all rehearsals and sectionals as scheduled above.
- added rehearsal 2/17 @ 10 A.M. - 12 P.M. (SCHOOL VACATION WEEK)
- French Music Performance @ 11 A.M.
March - all rehearsals and sectionals as scheduled above.
- 3/12 - UNH FESTIVAL - THIS IS AN ALL DAY FESTIVAL!! Please reserve the ENTIRE DAY!!
April - all rehearsals and sectionals as scheduled above.
- JAZZ NIGHT - Wednesday 4/13 @7.p.m. at the HS auditorium.