Jazz Fans, Click on this text to  Book a Jazz Combo to perform at your event

SamohiBand-2Students, Click here for: 2018-19 Jazz Bands Syllabus


Jazz 1
 will rehearse on Mondays 3:30-5:30pm and Wednesdays 3:30-5:30pm in the Band Room (1st rehearsal 9/5).

Jazz 2 will rehearse on Mondays 4:00-6:00pm in the Choir Room and Thursdays 3:30-5:30pm in Band Room (1st rehearsal 9/6).

Combo 1 will rehearse on Wednesdays 5:00-5:30pm (1st rehearsal 9/5).
SMC dual enrollment paperwork is due on Wednesday, September 5th!

If you’re in jazz band but not getting emails, contact Jazz Band President Lydia Muraro at samohijazzbands@gmail.com.

Jazz 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

Click here for:  Samohi Jazz Audition Requirements