• New Tunes:

     

    Jericho

    Recorda me

    Misty

     

    MMS Jazz Band/Blue Groove

    2020 Rehearsal and *Performance Schedule

     

    JANUARY__________________________________

    Thursday, January 2nd  – Rehearsal – 7:30PM-8:45PM

    Thursday, January 9th – Rehearsal – 7:30PM-8:45PM

    Thursday, January 16th – Rehearsal – 7:30PM-8:45PM

    *Saturday, January 18th – Get JazzED Workshop at Wyomissing Jr./Sr. High - 9:30AM-2:00PM

                                        (Parents must provide transportation to this workshop)

    Thursday, January 23rd – Rehearsal – 7:30PM-8:45PM

    Thursday, January 30th – Rehearsal – 7:30PM-8:45PM

     

    FEBRUARY_______________________________________________

    Thursday, February 6th – Rehearsal – 7:30PM-8:45PM

    Thursday, February 13th – Rehearsal – 7:30PM-8:45PM

    Thursday, February 20th – Rehearsal – 7:30PM-8:45PM

    *Friday, February 21st – Governor Mifflin Jazz Festival 4:00PM-11PM (Blue Groove Only)

    Thursday, February 27th  – Rehearsal – 7:30PM-8:45PM

    *Saturday, February 29th – Oley Jazz Festival – 11AM-5PM (Blue Groove Only)

     

    MARCH________________________________________________________

    Thursday, March 5th – Rehearsal – 7:30PM-8:45PM

    *Saturday, March 7th – Muhlenberg Music Festival at MHS – 4PM

    Thursday, March 12th – Rehearsal – 7:30PM-8:45PM

    Thursday, March 19th – Rehearsal – 7:30PM-8:45PM

    Thursday, March 26th – Rehearsal – 7:30PM-8:45PM

    *Sunday, March 29th–Get JazzED Middle School Jazz Band Festival–12Noon-4:30PM(Blue Groove Only)

    *Monday, March 30th – Student Jazz Jam at The Inn At Reading – 7PM-9PM - OPTIONAL

     

    APRIL_________________________________________________

    Thursday, April 2nd – Rehearsal – 7:30PM-8:45PM

    *Friday, April 3rd – Hank Hoffman Jazz Festival at Muhlenberg HS. Report at 6PM

    *Saturday, April 4th – Wilson Jazz Festival – 11AM–5PM (Blue Groove Only)

    Thursday, April 16th – Rehearsal – 7:30PM-8:45PM

    Thursday, April 23rd– Rehearsal – 7:30PM-8:45PM

    *???Thursday, April ?? – Lunchtime Concert in the Park (During School)

    *Friday, April 24th – Conrad Weiser Jazz Festival - 4:30PM-11PM (Blue Groove Only)

     

    MAY_______________________________________________

    CHANGE - Wednesday, May 6th – Rehearsal – 7:30PM-8:45PM

    *?? Friday, May 8th-Performance at Reading Fightin’ Phils–Report to Stadium at 5PM

    Wednesday, May 13th – Rehearsal – 7:30PM-8:45PM

    *Thursday, May 14th – Spring Concert - 7:00PM

    Thursday, May 21st  – Rehearsal - 3:00PM-4:15PM

    *??? May ??? – MMS Awards Assembly – Report at 6PM

     

    June______________________________________

    *Thursday, June 4th – Open for MMS Talent Show (During School)

     

     

     

    Songs for Winter Concert 2019:

    Dashing Through the Snow

    Feliz Navidad

     

     Listening:

    Art Blakey Max Roach Elvin Jones Sunny Murray

     Milt Jackson

    Sonny Rollins

    Chick Corea, Bill Watrous

     Maynard Ferguson

     

    Jazz Waltz Drum Set Groove