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East Kentwood Jazz Bands Earn Honors
East Kentwood Jazz Bands Earn Honors

The jazz bands at East Kentwood have been busy performing and earning honors.

Jazz Band I was invited to perform at the Purdue Jazz Festival at Purdue University in West Lafayette, Indiana.  The band received Superior ratings.

Jazz Band I and Jazz Band II traveled to the jazz festival at Central Michigan University.  Jazz Band I received the award for Outstanding Brass Section and was 1st Runner Up for Outstanding Band.  Courtney Merritt, from Jazz Band II, was 2nd Runner Up for Outstanding Soloist.

Jazz Band II and the Jazz Combo performed at the District Jazz Festival at Comstock Park.  Jazz Band II received a rating of Excellent and Jazz Combo received a Superior rating.

Congratulations to all jazz band members on a great year.