Jazz Ensembles

With entertaining and powerful performances, the Esperanza Jazz Bands consistently are recognized as being near the top of all high school jazz bands in the region. Esperanza has three high performing and exciting big bands, with all bands scoring and placing near the top in annual competitions and festivals. The Esperanza Jazz I band has played at such prestigious events as the Essentially Ellington Competition at Jazz at Lincoln Center in New York City, The Charles Mingus High School Competition at Manhattan School of Music in New York City, The Playboy Jazz Festival at the Hollywood Bowl,  and The Monterey Jazz Festival in Monterey, CA!

The Esperanza Jazz Bands and Combos have been regular performers at the Western States Jazz Festival, the Irvine Jazz Festival, the Fullerton College Jazz Festival, and the prestigious Reno Jazz Festival in Reno, Nevada!

Come see the bands and combos at local festivals, school concerts and other venues throughout the year. Check the calendar for dates and times.

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Jazz I – Reno, 2016

Jazz Band Dress Code:

Jazz I – Black Suit, Black Shirt, Red-Based Tie, Black Socks!

Jazz II – Black Suit, White Shirt, Red-Based Tie, Black Socks!

Jazz III – Black Suit, White Shirt, Black Tie, Black Socks!

2017-2018 Jazz Lineup

Jazz I

Alto 1 Sax:

Alto 2 Sax:

Tenor 1 Sax:

Tenor 2 Sax:

Bari Sax:

Trombone 1:

Trombone 2:

Trombone 3:

Lead Trumpet:

Jazz Trumpet:

Trumpet 3:

Trumpet 4:

Bass:

Piano:

Drums:

Jazz II

Alto 1 Sax:

Alto 2 Sax:

Tenor 1 Sax:

Tenor 2 Sax:

Bari Sax:

Trombone 1:

Trombone 2:

Trombone 3:

Lead Trumpet:

Jazz Trumpet:

Trumpet 3:

Trumpet 4:

Bass:

Piano:

Drums:

 

Jazz III

Alto 1 Sax:

Alto 2 Sax:

Tenor 1 Sax:

Tenor 2 Sax:

Bari Sax:

Trombone 1:

Trombone 2:

Trombone 3:

Lead Trumpet:

Trumpet:

Trumpet:

Trumpet:

Bass:

Piano:

Drums: