Participants must pre-register here!
Participants must attend all scheduled events.
Teachers who are interested in Getting Jazzed Up by sitting in on any of Saturday’s events are welcome to do so at no charge. If you are interested, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org by no later than May 12th.
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Thursday, May 12
6:45 PM – 8:45 PM:
Students will be split into two jazz bands, directed by Nick Fanner & Paul Suchan, to begin rehearsing the program for Sunday’s concert.
Friday, May 13
Free admission to the 7:30 PM Saskatoon Jazz Orchestra’s Fab 4 And More: Beatles for Big Band concert at the Broadway Theatre.
Saturday, May 14
9:00 AM: Big Band rehearsals
10:45 AM: Instrumental Masterclasses featuring:
- Sheldon Corbett - Saxophone
- Dean McNeill - Trumpet
- Erika Rybinski - Trombone
- Graham Tilsley - Guitar
- Paul Suchan - Piano/Vibraphone
- Sorren Nissen - Bass
- Luke Newman - Drums
11:45 AM: Lunch break (please note that due to the pandemic, students are expected to bring their own bag lunch that day).
12:30 PM: Staff Combo Concert
1:15 PM: Band “A” Sectionals / Band “1” Improvisation
1:50 PM: Band “1” Sectionals / Band “A” Improvisation
2:25 PM: Break
2:45 PM: Big Band Rehearsals
4:00 PM: Home time!
Sunday, May 15
11:00 AM: Final/dress rehearsal (Pack a snack!)
1:00 PM: wrap up concert in Quance Theatre*
*Please note all attendees must wear a mask in accordance with U of S requirements