Jazz All-County

Festival Weekend: March 8th-9th, 2019 - Cheektowaga High School

Ensembles

Junior High Jazz Band

Conductor

Matthew Miraglia
Hamburg Middle School
Hamburg School District

Rehearsals

Friday, March 8th 4 p.m. – 9 p.m.
Saturday,March 9th 9:00 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Cheektowaga Central High School
3600 Union Rd, Buffalo, NY 14225

Concert

Saturday, March 9th 1:30 p.m.

Cheektowaga Central High School
3600 Union Rd, Buffalo, NY 14225

Files and Guidelines

Senior High Jazz Band A

Conductor

James Burton III
Manhattan School of Music

Rehearsals

Friday, March 8th 4 p.m. – 9 p.m.
Saturday,March 9th 9:00 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Cheektowaga Central High School
3600 Union Rd, Buffalo, NY 14225

Concert

Saturday, March 9th 1:30 p.m.

Cheektowaga Central High School
3600 Union Rd, Buffalo, NY 14225

Senior High Jazz Band B

Conductor

Russ Owens

Rehearsals

Friday, March 8th 4 p.m. – 9 p.m.
Saturday,March 9th 9:00 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Cheektowaga Central High School
3600 Union Rd, Buffalo, NY 14225

Concert

Saturday, March 9th 1:30 p.m.

Cheektowaga Central High School
3600 Union Rd, Buffalo, NY 14225

Senior High Vocal Jazz

Conductor

Peppie Calvar
Syracuse University

Rehearsals

Friday, March 8th 4 p.m. – 9 p.m.
Saturday,March 9th 9:00 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Cheektowaga Central High School
3600 Union Rd, Buffalo, NY 14225

Concert

Saturday, March 9th 1:30 p.m.

Cheektowaga Central High School
3600 Union Rd, Buffalo, NY 14225

Files and Guidelines

Auditions Information (PDF)
Host Letter (PDF)
Ensemble Letter (PDF)

Past Programs

Senior High All-County Vocal Jazz Ensemble

2018:
Route 66, Bobby Troup, arr. Kirby Shaw
Swingle Song, Darmon Meader
Georgia On My Mind, Hoagy Carmichael, arr. Kirby Shaw
Autumn Leaves, Johnny Mercer & Joseph Kosma, arr. Paris Rutherford

2017:
In a Mellow Tone, arr. Kirby Shaw
Smile, arr. Steve Zegree
Chamego, Peter Eldridge
But Not For Me, arr. Kirk Marcy

 2016:
Bailando, Greg Jasperse
Frim Fram Sauce, Paris Rutherford
Gentle Rain, Dave Riley
Lullaby of Birdland, Paris Rutherford

Junior High All-County Jazz Ensemble

2018:
125TH STREET BLUES, DAVE MILLS
SACK OF WOE, JULIAN ADDERLY, ARR. MIKE KAMUF
A MIGHTY FORTRESS, MARTIN LUTHER, ARR. CHRIS SHARP
CISSY STRUT, RICK STITZEL

2017:
Basically Basie, Doug Beach and G. Shutack
702 Shuffle, Bret Zvacek
Pure Imagination, Bricusse & Newley, arr. Craig Skeffington
Buckjump, Mike Ballard, arr. John Wasson

2016:
Cool, Leonard Bernstein arr. Mark Taylor
Limbo, Jazz David Berger
Autumn Leaves, Peter Blair
Tastes Like Chicken, Kris Berg

Senior High All-County Jazz Ensemble A

2018:
TIP TOE THAD JONES
BEMSHA SWING THELONIOUS MONK, ARR. MARK TAYLOR
TO YOU THAD JONES
BETTER GET HIT IN YOUR SOUL CHARLES MINGUS, ARR. B. HANNER
WIGGLE WAGGLE HERBIE HANCOCK, ARR. BOB MINTZER

2017:
This I Dig Of You Hank Mobley, arr. Mike Tomaro
Recorda Me Joe Henderson, arr. Eric Richards
Central Park West John Coltrane, arr. John Fedchock
Central Park North Thad Jones, arr. Mike Carubia

2016:
Basie Power Ernie Wilkins
After Supper Neal Hefti
17 Mile Drive Matt Harris
Black Hole Sun Chris Cornell, arr. James Miley
Greetings and Salutations Thad Jones, arr. Mike Carubia

Senior High All-County Jazz Ensemble B

2018:
HAY BURNER SAMMY NESTICO
WHATSA MATTA MATT HARRIS
YOU ARE TOO BEAUTIFUL RICHARD ROGERS & LORENZ HART, ARR. DAVE BARDUHN
MOOSE THE MOOCHE CHARLIE PARKER, ARR. LENNIE NIEHAUS

2017:
FILTHY MCNASTY HORACE SILVER, ARR. BY JOHN LABARBERA
LAND OF MAKE BELIEVE CHUCK MANGIONE, ARR. ERIC RICHARDS
ISFAHAN DUKE ELLINGTON & BILLY STRAYHORN, ARR. BY ALAN BAYLOCK
SEPTEMBER MAURICE WHITE, AL MCKAY AND ALLEE WILLIS, ARR. MARK TAYLOR

2016:
Things Ain’t What They Used To Be Dave Llama
Higher Ground Stevie Wonder, arr. Mike Tommaso
Better Get It In Your Soul Charles Mingus, arr. Andrew Homey
Butterfly Herbie Hancock, arr. Peter Herboltzheimer