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UNCG Honors High School Jazz Band

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Camille Thurman portraitThe UNCG Miles Davis Jazz Studies Program presents the 20th Annual Honors High School Jazz Band, November 20-21, 2021.

The two-day event consists of big band rehearsals, clinics, improvisation master classes, and concludes with a performance by the Honors Jazz Band and UNCG Jazz Ensemble I with special guest Camille Thurman.

Membership is competitive and only North Carolina residents are eligible. Hotel information and a detailed schedule of events will be provided once students receive notification that they have been selected. Each student will be charged a participation fee of $60. Saturday lunch and dinner and Sunday lunch will be provided in the UNCG Dining Hall. Each student must be recommended by his or her band director or private teacher. A separate letter of recommendation from the teacher is strongly encouraged, but not required.

Download the MP3 of the F Blues changes.


To apply, students must submit an online application. The application is at the bottom of this page.
Application deadline is Friday, October 29, 2021. Notification will be made via email by Friday, November 5, 2021.

Download the MP3 of the F Blues changes.

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