Welcome to the City High Band Website!

Tue

01

Apr

2014

All Eastside Band Concert

On Wednesday April 9th, City High School will be hosting the "All Eastside Band Concert" in the new gym. The performance will begin at 7:30pm and feature all band students in grades 5-12.

 

For City High Students: There will be a MANDATORY rehearsal on Wednesday April 9th that begins at 7:30am. (You should show up around 7:20am).

 

 

Wed

05

Mar

2014

SEIBA JAZZ THIS SATURDAY MARCH 8

For All Jazz Band Members:

 

SEIBA Jazz Festival takes place this Saturday, March 8 at Iowa City West. Please check the schedule carefully for your call time. 

 

ALL STUDENTS ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR TRAVELING TO WEST HIGH ON SATURDAY.

 

Rhythm section equipment and select instruments will be collected on Friday and transported to West High. See Mr. Arp if you have any issues getting your instrument to West High.

 

All groups will meet in the West High Gymnasium 1 hour before their performance time. 

 

Attire is normal jazz attire: LOOK CLASSY! NO HATS! Nice shoes with matching socks. Ladies, if you're sitting down, wear pants or an ankle length skirt.

 

Group/Call Time/Performance

 

Jazz Studio/Call time 12:30/ performance at 1:25pm in the Little Theater

Jazz Workshop/Call Time 1:30/ performance at 2:40pm in the Little Theater

Jazz Lab/Call Time 4:00/ performance at 5:10pm in the Little Theater

Jazz Ensemble/Call Time 3:00pm/ performance at 4:05 in Auditorium

 

All groups receive a clinic immediately following their performance.

 

Questions? Ask Mr. Arp

Wed

19

Feb

2014

Jazz Band Update

Lots of upcoming performances for the City High Jazz Bands. Detailed rehearsal and performance calendars are posted under each band's name on the jazz band tab of the website. Click here.

 

Jazz Showcase is fast approaching as well with guest artist Ronald Carter. Two performances one at 5pm and one at 8pm on Saturday, March 1 in the City High Cafeteria.

 

SEIBA Jazz Festival will be Saturday March 8 at Iowa City West. All Eastside Jazz groups will participate, check schedules for performance and call times.

 

 

Tue

14

Jan

2014

SEIBA HONOR BAND

Hi all,
 
Congratulations to all students that traveled to SEIBA auditions today in Fairfield.  All performed well and represented City High in outstanding fashion.  The hard work and effort displayed by everyone serves to make our entire band program stronger.  Thanks to all.  Please offer special congrats to the following students that were accepted into SEIBA bands:
 
Charlotte Thomas - flute
Elizabeth Ronan - flute
Joseph Kumbalek - flute
Heather Roesch - clarinet
Emily Braverman - clarinet
Katharin Viner - bass clarinet
Ann Viner - alto sax
Susanna Gianola - alto sax
Molly Shepherd - alto sax
Xavier Fields - tenor sax
Keegan O'Berry - horn
Patrick Vecera - percussion
John Schnoebelen - jazz trumpet
Ryan Dailey - jazz trombone
Jarett Purdy - jazz piano
 
Students accepted will perform at the SEIBA Honor Band Festival hosted at Iowa City West on Saturday, January 25th. Tickets will be available at the door.