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Sean Jones portraitThe UNCG Miles Davis Jazz Studies Program presents the 20th Annual Honors High School Jazz Band, November 19-20, 2022.

The two-day event consists of big band rehearsals, clinics, and improvisation master classes. It will conclude with a performance where the Honors Band will perform with sensational musician Sean Jones; UNCG Jazz Ensemble I directed by Thomas Heflin will also feature Sean Jones to close the concert.

People who live in North Carolina, and all experience levels, are eligible to apply.

Hotel information and a detailed schedule of events will be provided once students receive notification that they have been selected. With thanks to our donors, there is no fee to apply or to participate. Saturday lunch and dinner and Sunday lunch will be provided in our award winning dining hall. A separate letter of recommendation from a teacher is encouraged, but not required. That can be sent directly to Chad Eby at ceeby@uncg.edu.

To submit your application, click on the “apply” button at the top of this page. Come make music with us!

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 28, 2022. Notification will be made via email by Friday, November 4, 2022.

Download the MP3 of the F Blues changes.