Santa Monica High School Presents the 2023 Jazz Spring Concert Under the direction of Tom Whaley and Ryan Rowles With special guest, Francisco Torres Sunday, May 21st at 6:00 p.m. in Barnum Hall Tickets at http://www.samohijazz.com
The 72nd annual SMMUSD Stairway of the Stars concert is scheduled for Saturday, March 18, 2023 at 4:00 p.m. in the Memorial Greek Amphitheatre on the Samohi campus Performing groups include several Samohi choirs as well as Samohi Jazz Band 1, Symphony Orchestra, Viking Marching Band, and Wind Ensemble. Tickets and video pre-orders are available at … Continue reading Stairway of the Stars
Join us for Samohi Jazz on Sunday, January 29, 2023 at the John Adams Performing Arts Center, 2425 16th Street, Santa Monica. Tickets at http://www.samohijazz.com
Welcome! The registration form is now open: 2021-22 Samohi Bands Registration Form All new and returning students must register. MARCHING BAND and COLOR GUARD students must submit permission forms before participating in Band Camp. **Band Camp runs from 12:00 noon to 8:00 PM Monday through Friday, August 2 - 6 AND August 9 - 13, … Continue reading 2021-22 Registration Form
Our jazz bands, under the direction of Tom Whaley and Ryan Rowles, have been working hard to present a LIVE virtual concert that will hosted on the Samohi Jazz YouTube channel on Friday, February 12, at 5:00 P.M. opening with Jazz 2 (Intermediate), followed by Jazz 1 (Advanced). Subscribe now so you can watch. Many … Continue reading Jazz Band LIVE Concert Feb. 12
Samohi Band is thrilled to announce that two of our students are winners of the 2021 YoungArts award. Miles Tobel, 11th grade, was recognized in the voice category as a singer-songwriter, and William Schwartzman, 10th grade, received recognition for jazz piano. Selected through the organization’s prestigious competition, YoungArts award winners are chosen through a rigorous, … Continue reading Congratulations to Samohi Band’s 2021 YoungArts Winners!
... and Other Fundraising Opportunities with Samohi Band! We are happy to report that we have liberated some boxes of sweatshirts, PJs, and scarves from the band room and are putting them up for sale. So support Samohi Band and outfit your student in the fashionable Zoom school uniform of choice: soft sweatshirts and flannel … Continue reading We’ve Got Merch!
Join us at our first BPA meeting of the year, where you can meet the directors and the board, ask questions, and chat about the year ahead.
— A Letter from Kevin McKeown, Director of Bands — Dear Samohi Band Students and Parents, Thank you all for waiting so patiently for news of what this year’s program is going to look like for the Samohi Bands. We are still waiting to hear from the district on what the final schedule will be, … Continue reading Fall Band Information and Registration
via Zoom — ALL ARE WELCOME! — Thursday, May 28 Sign In and Watch the Slideshow: 6:30 pm Ceremony Begins: 7 pm Join Mr. McKeown, Mr. Sakow, and other Samohi Band families to recognize our seniors! We'll have a slideshow (or two) and special awards to recognize the Samohi Band Class of 2020. PROGRAM Senior … Continue reading Come to the Samohi Band Senior Celebration!