The SCPA Jazz Band is open to students in grades 7 – 12 and meets two mornings a week. The band has played at the University of Minnesota – Twin Cities and University of Wisconsin – Eau Claire jazz festivals as well as community performances and at St. Croix Prep.
Jazz Band II
Jazz II is open to students in grades 6 – 12 on any instrument. This ensemble will focus on learning correct jazz articulation and style, developing a solid rhythmic feel and exploring improvisation. Jazz II will meet on Tuesday mornings from 8:00 a.m. – 9:15 a.m. beginning on Tuesday, December 1 and ending in April. Members of the Jazz II rhythm section will meet at one additional time each week (day and time TBD). Students and families should consider the additional commitment required of jazz band. Jazz band II requires no audition. Application for Jazz Band II can be found here. SCPA Jazz Band II (2016-17).