Auditions for 2017-18 Jazz Bands will be held in the Samohi Band Room on Wednesday, August 30, from 3:30 – 5:30 pm.

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SamohiBand-2Jazz Bands

The Samohi Jazz program, under the direction of Tom Whaley and Sean Pawling, provides college credit as a dual enrollment class at Santa Monica College. The program is taught after school and has four performing groups: Jazz Band I, Jazz Band II, a Jazz I Combo and Jazz II Combo. The course syllabus, grading structure, and instruction methods are described in the documents below.

Click here to read the Google doc version:  About the Samohi Jazz Bands

Click here to download a searchable Word document:  About the Samohi Jazz Bands