featuring special guests
Alexa Tarantino, saxophone
Leo Manzari, tap dancer
The UNCG Miles Davis Jazz Studies Program presents the 20th Annual Honors High School Jazz Band, November 23 – 24, 2019.
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 guests Alexa Tarantino and Leo Manzari.
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.