News » Ike Jazz Earns 3 Awards at CMU Jazz Festival!!

 

On Friday, February 1st, the Eisenhower High School Jazz Ensemble took part in the 46th annual Phi Mu Alpha/Central Michigan University Jazz Weekend.  The festival featured over 50 of the best high school jazz bands and combos from around the state of Michigan.

The band played very well and represented themselves in the highest manner possible! As part of the group’s overall outstanding performance, the Eisenhower HS Jazz Ensemble was recognized by earning “Second Runner Up Class AA” for best band, “First Runner Up” in Class AA for best section to our saxophones, and bassist Kevin Sachs won “Best Soloist Overall” in the Class AA division. Winning 3 different awards is a new level of success for use, and we couldn’t be more proud of our hard working Jazz Students!! CONGRATS!!

 

 

 

If you’d like to listen to this great performance (or any other of our fine past Jazz Bands) please go to the following page: Eisenhower Jazz Recording Archive