JAZZ LAB

Directed by Mr. Aaron Ottmar

 

Weekly Rehearsal Schedule:

 

Mondays: 7:45 AM – 8:30 AM

 Wednesdays: 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM


2018-2019

JAZZ LAB


Woodwinds:

Flute - Ashley Sheehan

Bassoon - Adam Holmes

Alto 1 – Mateo Pujol, Franz Stolpen

Alto 2 – Nile Franz, Jonathan Purdy

Tenor 1 – Nathaneal Van Orden

Tenor 2 – Kate Wilson, Liza Sarsfield

Bari – Quinter Harvey, Owen Sorenson

 

Trumpets (in alphabetical order):

Tobey Epstein

Marshall Hilfman

Conor Reardon

Julia Veit

 

Trombones (in alphabetical order):

Ilario Balestrieri-Fox

Evan McElroy

Henry Swain

 

 

 

Rhythm Section:

Vibes – Amelia Gibson

Guitar – Henry Hastings

Piano – Sebastian Loria-Eivins

Piano – Alyssa Wasmund

Bass – Oscar Ihrig

Drums – Joe Fischer 

Drums – Ben Horwitz

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WORKS PERFORMED

April 29th, 2019 - Spring Jazz Band Concert

Maximum Trajectory...............................................................................Les Sabina

La Negra Tiene Tumbao.......................................................................Victor Lopez

Indigo Hippo...........................................................................Mike Collins-Dowden

March 2nd, 2019 - SEIBA Jazz Festival (4th place out of 10 second bands)

Carnaval................................................................................................Erik Morales

Sack Of Woe............................................................................Adderley/arr. Kamuf

Hit The Bricks...............................................................................Gordon Goodwin

February 23rd, 2019 - Jazz In The Meadows

Carnaval................................................................................................Erik Morales

Sack Of Woe............................................................................Adderley/arr. Kamuf

Hit The Bricks...............................................................................Gordon Goodwin

February 16th, 2019 - Indianola Show Jazz Encounter

Carnaval................................................................................................Erik Morales

Sack Of Woe............................................................................Adderley/arr. Kamuf

Hit The Bricks...............................................................................Gordon Goodwin

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

Carnaval................................................................................................Erik Morales

Sack Of Woe............................................................................Adderley/arr. Kamuf

Hit The Bricks...............................................................................Gordon Goodwin


May 18th, 2018 - Friday Night Concert Series

Nzembo Na Mvula Zamba (Song Of The Rainforest)..........................Fred Sturm
Jungle Boogie.........................................................Kool and the Gang/arr. Lopez
Dominga..................................................................................................Jeff Jarvis
Louisiana Hot Sauce....................................................................George Shutack
Hard Right.............................................................................................Bret Zvacek

April 30th, 2018 - Spring Jazz Band Concert

A Little More Soul...................................................................................Jeff Taylor
Dominga..................................................................................................Jeff Jarvis
Louisiana Hot Sauce....................................................................George Shutack
Hard Right.............................................................................................Bret Zvacek

March 3rd, 2018 - SEIBA Jazz Festival (2nd place out of 8 second bands)

Groove Blues..................................................................................Menza/arr. Blair
Nzembo Na Mvula Zamba (Song Of The Rainforest)..........................Fred Sturm
Jungle Boogie.........................................................Kool and the Gang/arr. Lopez

February 24th, 2018 - Jazz In The Meadows (12th place out of 15 second bands)

Groove Blues..................................................................................Menza/arr. Blair
Nzembo Na Mvula Zamba (Song Of The Rainforest)..........................Fred Sturm
Jungle Boogie.........................................................Kool and the Gang/arr. Lopez

February 23rd, 2018 - Coe College Jazz Summit

Groove Blues..................................................................................Menza/arr. Blair
Nzembo Na Mvula Zamba (Song Of The Rainforest)..........................Fred Sturm
Jungle Boogie.........................................................Kool and the Gang/arr. Lopez

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

Moondance.............................................................................Morrision/arr. Lopez
Nzembo Na Mvula Zamba (Song Of The Rainforest)..........................Fred Sturm
Jungle Boogie.........................................................Kool and the Gang/arr. Lopez

January 27th, 2018 - State Jazz Band Festival (Division II rating)

Moondance.............................................................................Morrision/arr. Lopez
Nzembo Na Mvula Zamba (Song Of The Rainforest)..........................Fred Sturm
Jungle Boogie.........................................................Kool and the Gang/arr. Lopez

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

Groove City......................................................................................Beach/Shutack
Nzembo Na Mvula Zamba (Song Of The Rainforest)..........................Fred Sturm
Moondance.............................................................................Morrision/arr. Lopez