JAZZ ENSEMBLE

Directed by Mr. Aaron Ottmar

 

Weekly Rehearsal Schedule:

 

Tuesdays: 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM

Thursdays: 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM

 Fridays: 7:45 AM – 8:30 AM


2018-2019

JAZZ ENSEMBLE



Saxophones:

Alto 1 – Lillian Prybil

Alto 2 – Sam Horwitz

Tenor 1 – Anders Lie

Tenor 2 – Justine Reschly-Krasowski

Bari – Caleigh Stanier

 

Trumpets:

Trumpet 1 – Josh Fletcher

Trumpet 2 – Rika Yahashiri

Trumpet 3 – Noah Kabat

Trumpet 4 – Grace Parrott

Trumpet 5 – Maryam Abuissa

 

Trombones:

Trombone 1 - Kolbe Schnoebelen

Trombone 2 – Maggie Cremers

Trombone 3 – Joseph Bennett

Bass Trombone – Ryan Carter

 

Rhythm Section:

Guitar – Ana Koch

Piano – Oisin Leopold

Piano – Rocio Stejskal

Bass – Oliver Myers

Bass – John Bounds

Drums – Peter Stoltz

Drums – Dylan Davenport

Drums – Aidan Smith


WORKS PERFORMED

May 17th, 2019 - Friday Night Concert Series

Winds Of The Gullah.......................................Jim White/arr. McKee

Bluebird Of Delhi (Mynah).................................Strayhorn/Ellington

Blue Moon..............................................................Sinatra/arr. Riddle

Zingo...............................................................................Arlen Ottmar

Torque.............................................................................Alan Baylock

Loose Fitting Genes.......................................................James Miley

Baubles, Bangles & Beads...........Wright + Forrest/arr. Tito Puente

May 9th, 2019 - IBA!!!!

Winds Of The Gullah.......................................Jim White/arr. McKee

Bluebird Of Delhi (Mynah).................................Strayhorn/Ellington

Thank You Very Please.....................................................Chris Merz

Infant Eyes............................................................Shorter/arr. McKee

Zingo...............................................................................Arlen Ottmar

Torque.............................................................................Alan Baylock

Loose Fitting Genes.......................................................James Miley

Baubles, Bangles & Beads...........Wright + Forrest/arr. Tito Puente

April 29th, 2019 - Spring Jazz Band Concert

Loose Fitting Genes.......................................................James Miley

Infant Eyes............................................................Shorter/arr. McKee

Baubles, Bangles & Beads...........Wright + Forrest/arr. Tito Puente

April 2nd, 2019 - Iowa Jazz Championships

Carl....................................................................................Bill Holman

Bluebird Of Delhi (Mynah).................................Strayhorn/Ellington

Winds Of The Gullah.......................................Jim White/arr. McKee

March 5th, 2019 - Corridor Jazz Project (with guest artist Mr. Austin Seybert)

The Dance Of Denial..................................Michael Philip Mossman

J Birds........................................................................John Fedchock

March 2nd, 2019 - SEIBA Jazz Festival (3rd place - 8 total 4A bands)

Carl....................................................................................Bill Holman

The Dance Of Denial..................................Michael Philip Mossman

Torque............................................................................Alan Baylock

February 23rd, 2019 - Jazz In The Meadows (1st place - 10 total 2A bands)

Carl....................................................................................Bill Holman

Bluebird Of Delhi (Mynah).................................Strayhorn/Ellington

Torque.............................................................................Alan Baylock

February 22nd, 2019 - Coe College Jazz Summit

Carl....................................................................................Bill Holman

Bluebird Of Delhi (Mynah).................................Strayhorn/Ellington

Torque.............................................................................Alan Baylock

February 15th, 2019 - Liberty Jazz Festival (1st place - 8 total 4A bands)

Carl....................................................................................Bill Holman

Bluebird Of Delhi (Mynah).................................Strayhorn/Ellington

Torque.............................................................................Alan Baylock

February 2nd, 2019 - Jazz Showcase (with guest artist Prof. Joan Hickey)

The Dance Of Denial...................................Michael Philip Mossman

Blue Moon..............................................................Sinatra/arr. Riddle

A Time For Love..................................................Mandel/arr. Nestico

Bluebird Of Delhi (Mynah)..................................Strayhorn/Ellington

Torque.............................................................................Alan Baylock

December 15th, 2018 - 4th Ave. Winter Show

Carl....................................................................................Bill Holman

Blue Moon..............................................................Sinatra/arr. Riddle

Bluebird Of Delhi (Mynah).................................Strayhorn/Ellington

Torque.............................................................................Alan Baylock


May 18th, 2018 - Friday Night Concert Series

Mambo Over The Mountain.............................................Rick Hirsch

Kissin' Cousins.................................................................Andy Clark

Tonight, We Tango...........................................................Rick Hirsch

Momentum........................................................................Les Hooper

Madrid..............................................................................Erik Morales

April 30th, 2018 - Spring Jazz Band Concert

Mambo Over The Mountain.............................................Rick Hirsch

Shorty George........................................................Basie/arr. Gibson

Momentum........................................................................Les Hooper

Madrid..............................................................................Erik Morales

April 5th, 2018 - Iowa Jazz Championships (6th place - 15 total 4A bands)

The Louie Shuffle............................................Bellson/arr. Mantooth

Young + Foolish................................Hague + Horwitt/arr. Mantooth

Madrid..............................................................................Erik Morales

March 7th, 2018 - Corridor Jazz Project (with guest artist Mr. Nick Leo)

Tonight, We Tango...........................................................Rick Hirsch
Young + Foolish................................Hague + Horwitt/arr. Mantooth

March 3rd, 2018 - SEIBA Jazz Festival (2nd place - 4A)

The Louie Shuffle............................................Bellson/arr. Mantooth
Young + Foolish................................Hague + Horwitt/arr. Mantooth
Tonight, We Tango...........................................................Rick Hirsch

February 24th, 2018 - Jazz In The Meadows (2nd place - 11 total 2A bands)

The Louie Shuffle............................................Bellson/arr. Mantooth
I Should Have Known.....................................................Bob Washut
Tonight, We Tango...........................................................Rick Hirsch

February 23rd, 2018 - Coe College Jazz Summit (2nd place - 4A *TIED FOR SCHOOL RECORD*)

The Louie Shuffle............................................Bellson/arr. Mantooth
Young + Foolish................................Hague + Horwitt/arr. Mantooth
Tonight, We Tango...........................................................Rick Hirsch

February 16th, 2018 - Tallcorn Jazz Festival (3rd place - 15 total 4A bands)

The Louie Shuffle............................................Bellson/arr. Mantooth
Young + Foolish................................Hague + Horwitt/arr. Mantooth
Tonight, We Tango...........................................................Rick Hirsch

February 3rd, 2018 - Jazz Showcase (with guest artist Dr. Alex Pershounin)

The Louie Shuffle............................................Bellson/arr. Mantooth
Naima...........................................................Coltrane/arr. Mendelson
Young + Foolish................................Hague + Horwitt/arr. Mantooth
Anitra's Dance...................................................Ellington/arr. Berger
Tonight, We Tango...........................................................Rick Hirsch

December 9th, 2017 - 4th Ave. Winter Show

The Louie Shuffle............................................Bellson/arr. Mantooth
Spring Can Really Hang You Up The Most.............Wolf/arr. Berg
Walk Don't Run............................................................Shorty Rogers
Anitra's Dance...................................................Ellington/arr. Berger

November 20th, 2017 - Generations of Jazz at CCPA

The Louie Shuffle............................................Bellson/arr. Mantooth
Walk Don't Run............................................................Shorty Rogers
Anitra's Dance...................................................Ellington/arr. Berger