Jazz Band Information
PGHS Jazz Bands- This is a performance ensemble that is enrolled by audition only. This class is designed for the more advanced students enrolled in Marching/Concert Band, and provides fundamental instruction through big band rehearsals, small group instruction and performances. Students in Jazz Band focus on jazz techniques, style, and improvisation. Students enrolled in this course perform at our annual seasonal concerts, academic awards, jazz festivals, and other school programs. This class may be repeated for credit. Prerequisite: At least one year of band experience on same instrument and must be enrolled in concert band.