Jazz Festival

The 2020 Woody Herman Jazz Festival

hosted by The Prairie School

and The Milwaukee Jazz Orchestra

Thursday, January 23rd, 2020

9:00AM - 3:00PM

A fun, educational day of Jazz open to middle and high school ensembles in Southeastern Wisconsin, affording them the opportunity to learn from and play with members of The Milwaukee Jazz Orchestra.

Included with your school’s registration fee will be:

  • A jazz history class exploring the origins and evolution of musical styles that comprise the spectrum of jazz music
  • An improvisation clinic for students to learn the fundamentals of improvising in the context of jazz music
  • A jazz workshop, where groups will perform for and work with members of the Milwaukee Jazz Orchestra
  • A concert by The Milwaukee Jazz Orchestra!

PRICING:
Middle School Jazz Combo x $195
Middle School Jazz Ensemble x $195
High School Jazz Combo x $250
High School Jazz Ensemble x 250

Note: There is a $50 discount for groups with a UWM Youth Ensemble member. There is also a $4 non-refundable service charge on all registrations. Please factor this in to your total when writing your check.

Payment is by check only. All checks should be made payable to “Milwaukee Jazz Orchestra” and mailed to 6241 Berkshire Lane, Racine, WI 53402. Checks can also be mailed to The Prairie School at 4050 Lighthouse Drive, Wind Point, WI 53402. Checks must be received by Monday, January 20th.

Woody Herman/Sister Faban & MJO Scholarship Form

(Scholarships are administered by Greater Milwaukee Foundation and have no affiliation with Prairie School.)

Questions?

Contact Jamie Breiwick

Prairie Instrumental Music Teacher

[email protected]

(262) 752-2500