Elementary Jazz Band

                                               Director - Jeff Darrohn

Jazz Band - only for students presently in grades 6,7,8:

We still plan, at this point, of holding our regular elementary concerts for the next school year. 

Students must also audition for Honor Band.

Jazz Performances:

Festival Band Concert - Sunday, MARCH 7, 2021 at Cardinal O'Hara HS.

Rehearsals: February 21, 28.  1:30 - 4:00 PM - Location TBA

Honor Band Concert next year will be on Sunday, MAY 9, 2021 at Archbishop Wood HS, afternoon concert at 4:30.

Rehearsals: April 18, 25, May 2, 2021.         1:30 to 2:30 at Archbishop Wood HS.

More information coming later as things change from week to week.


Auditions will be by audio recordings only recorded by your school's music teacher, not in person.

Please find attached the audition music for the 2020-21 Honor All-Star Jazz Band. The following instruments in jazz band are: flute, alto, tenor and baritone saxophones; trumpet, trombone, French horn, baritone horn, guitar, piano, bass, drums, and vibraphone. Those clarinetists auditioning for Honor Concert Band may audition for jazz band on saxophone. Each instrument has two pages to prepare for the audition. Guitar, piano, bass and drums also have two pages, but 2 selections. Please scroll down for your audition material. Scales and sight-reading are not part of the jazz band audition process.


Any questions can be directedto Jeff Darrohn at jdarrohn@qoaschool.org.

2020-21 Jazz Audition Music

Jazz Band Membership - 2020

Medical Form for Jazz Band


Jazz Band Policy

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