Band and Choir Take 1st Place at Jazz Festival
On Saturday, April 20th Shasta’s Jazz Band and Session Jazz Choir performed at the 44th annual Pleasant Hill Jazz Festival in Pleasant Hill, Oregon where both took first place in the highly competitive Middle/Jr. High Division.
Jazz Band member, Brody G., was also awarded an Outstanding Soloist award for his performance on tenor saxophone. Judges commented on the bands mature sound and authentic jazz style.
Session Jazz Choir student, Hannah F., was awarded the Outstanding Soloist in the Middle/Jr. High Division. The kids hard-work and dedication were on display as they represented Shasta with style and grace. They earned high scores in all categories and the judges were especially impressed with their stage presence and vocal production.