The Southwest Guilford High School Jazz Band is a performing group that auditions in November and runs until June. This class is offered during the "zero period". This is offered for a credit and can be taken for 4.0 and 5.0 GPA credit. See Mr. Butler for "honors credit" information (CLICK HERE for explanation about honors credit). The group rehearses from 7:30-8:30 Monday, Wednesday and Friday before school. The group is for hire during their performance season. Rate's are negotiated on a case by case basis.
2011-2012 Jazz Band Clientele
Will Van Dorp
Javon Trinidad/Ally Lambeth
Josh McCraw/Javan Trinidad
Scheduled Performances for 2010-2011
SWGHS Jazz band @ UNC Carolina Jazz Festival 2010 ( http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5f7oWpe8cM8)Southwest High School Jazz Combo @ UNC Chapel Hill 2010 Carolina Jazz festival!
Congratulations to our Jazz Band for our straight superiors at Central Region Jazz MPA!
http://cdba.ncbandmasters.org/ - Click on the "Central" site information once you have entered the NCBANDMASTERS website to find out useful audition information, requirements, sites, etc.