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Receive 1 free ticket to all performances for volunteering for a shift!

Receive 1 free ticket to all performances for volunteering for a shift!


DON'T MISS THE 28TH ANNUAL FOLSOM JAZZ FESTIVAL!!!

Over 140 jazz ensembles will compete at 2 Folsom venues and we will feature afternoon guest artist performances by the Sacramento State Jazz Orchestra and the                 American River Jazz Choir.  

This Year’s Evening Main Stage guest artist is the Dave Pietro Group.  Dave is currently a member of the Grammy Award-winning Maria Schneider Orchestra and the Grammy nominated groups the Gil Evans Project and Darcy James Argue's Secret Society.

Date:  January 28, 2017
Located at 2 venues:  

Folsom High School                                  1655 Iron Point Road, Folsom, CA

Rolling Hills Christian Church                     800 White Rock Road, El Dorado Hills, CA

ATTENTION DIRECTORS - IMPORTANT MESSAGE FROM CURTIS GAESSER:

A TEMPORARY SCHEDULE IS HERE FOR PLANNING PURPOSES.  PLEASE NOTE THAT YOU CANNOT SWITCH WITH OTHER SCHOOLS.  IF YOU HAVE AN ISSUE, PLEASE CONTACT US AT CLGA2@AOL.COM OR CALL 916-985-3103 AND ASK FOR CURTIS GAESSER. 

HIGHLIGHTS OF THE 2016 MARCHING BAND FESTIVAL SEASON!!!!

HOMECOMING PARADE 2016!!


CONGRATULATIONS TO THE 2015-2016 JAZZ BAND 1 AND This Year's JAZZ COMBO FOR THEIR AMAZING PERFORMANCES AT THE 59TH ANNUAL MONTEREY JAZZ FESTIVAL!  

2015-16 Jazz Band I
2016-17 Jazz Combo

HIGHLIGHTS OF THE JAZZ CHOIR I
2015/16 SEASON:

* Folsom Jazz Festival: 1st Place overall, with highest prelim scores

* Jazz education network, 7th annual conference, Louisville, KY: Performer

* Fullerton Jazz Festival: 1st Place in Acapella Division, 2nd Place in Advanced Division...

* Reno Jazz Festival: 1st Place and Sweepstakes Overall Winner out of 44 choirs

* DownBeat Magazine: Winner of the Best High School Vocal Jazz Choir in the country, 19th year in a row! Full page announcement in June Issue 2016

Congratulations to all of our musicians on another spectacular year!

HIGHLIGHTS OF THE JAZZ Band I
2015/16 SEASON:

* Delta Jazz Festival: 1st Place & Sweepstakes, Best Band at Festival

* Folsom Jazz Festival: Highest scores from all venues - prelims

* Jazz education network, 7th annual conference, Louisville, KY: Performer

* El Cerrito Jazz Festival: 1st Place, Sweepstakes winner, Best Saxophone and Rhythm Sections, opened for and performed with John Daversa

* 59th annual Monterey Next Generation Jazz Festival: 2nd Place Overall, will perform at the Monterey Jazz Festival on 9/18/16 as guest artist

* Fullerton Jazz Festival: 1st Place big band and Highest Score at the entire festival; 1st place jazz combo i

* Reno Jazz Festival: 1st Place and evening showcase performer


* DownBeat Magazine: Winner of the Best High School Big Band in the country, 3rd year in a row! Full page announcement in June 2016 Issue


Parents, Friends and Supporters...The Folsom High School Music Program is looking for volunteers to assist with the following upcoming events.  Please refer to the appropriate Signup Genius or Event Lead for more information.  Your assistance is greatly appreciated!


CHAPERONE AN EVENT!
2017 Jazz Festivals
Contact - Elizabeth Wong


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