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May 17, 2017
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May 17, 2017
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The Pacific Jazz Institute at Dimitriou’s Jazz Alley presents the Edmonds-Woodway High School Jazz Ensembles for one night only! Show time Wednesday at 6:30pm and doors will open at 5: Jazz Ensemble I is a five-time Finalist in the Essentially Ellington Competition in New York including 2017! Come celebrate the outstanding Senior Musicians in their final concert for Edmonds-Woodway Jazz at Dimitriou’s Jazz Alley. Come enjoy the entertaining music performed by these outstanding young musicians!
The Edmonds-Woodway Jazz Ensembles are recognized throughout the Pacific Northwest. This year’s highlights included Outstanding Big Band Award at the Lionel Hampton Jazz Festival. Hailed as “one of the best five high school jazz bands” by Starbucks they are often featured at the annual Hot Java Cool Jazz Concert held at the Paramount Theater.
Student soloists and combos have also achieved the highest honors. Students in both groups have taken top honors at regional and national competitions, and have been featured in All-State and All-Northwest music groups as well as National Ensembles like the Grammy Bands.
Directing the ensembles are Mr. Jake Bergevin (Jazz I and Alumni Big Band), Mr. Alex Dugdale (Jazz II) and Mr. Matt Edwards (Jazz III).