Edmonds-Woodway High School Music Boosters

Essentially Ellington Webcast – Live! May 11th-13th

Jazz at Lincoln Center Managing and Artistic Director Wynton Marsalis plays with students at the Essentially Ellington High School Jazz Band Competition and Festival in NYC

Jazz at Lincoln Center has announced the 15 finalist bands [including EWHS!] that will compete in the 22nd Annual Essentially Ellington High School Jazz Band Competition & Festival – one of the most innovative jazz education events in the world – at Jazz at Lincoln Center’s home, Frederick P. Rose Hall, on May 11 – 13, 2017.

For more information including background, history, photos, and audio recordings of the Essentially Ellington 2017 repertoire, and more, visit: jazz.org/ee

Festival events, including the final concert featuring the three top-placing bands and the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra, will be webcast live on jazz.org.com/live. Program livestream starts Thursday, at 10:30 AM EST; Competition, Part I starts Friday, at 2:00 PM EST;  EWHS performs Sat., May 13th at 1:00 PM EST.