KPLU School of Jazz http://kplu.org en The Bellevue High School Jazz Combo With Trombonist David Marriott http://kplu.org/post/bellevue-high-school-jazz-combo-trombonist-david-marriott <p></p><p>We wrapped up KPLU's School of Jazz week with a special treat for our audience: a live in-studio performance from the Bellevue High School Jazz Combo, accompanied by trombonist David Marriott and led by director Edd George.&nbsp;</p><p>The combo includes:</p><ul><li>Trumpet: Alex Clark</li><li>Alto Sax: Griffin Hale</li><li>Tenor Sax: Winston Zhang</li><li>Baritone Sax: Jungwoo Lee</li><li>Bass: Jake Escobar</li><li>Piano: Melvin Soestrisno</li><li>Drums: Sean Mahoney</li></ul><p>The KPLU School of Jazz, Volume 10 CD is <strong><a href="http://schoolofjazz.org/2014/05/12/school-of-jazz-volume-10-available-now/">now available</a></strong>.</p><p>For more information about the School of Jazz program, and to purchase your copy of this years CD, please visit <strong><a href="http://www.schoolofjazz.org">SchoolofJazz.org</a>.</strong></p><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="326" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/elIQ8Sp_fUQ" width="580"></iframe></p><p> Wed, 28 May 2014 20:54:59 +0000 Justin Steyer & Abe Beeson 16849 at http://kplu.org The Bellevue High School Jazz Combo With Trombonist David Marriott It's KPLU School Of Jazz Week! http://kplu.org/post/its-kplu-school-jazz-week <p><em>KPLU School of Jazz-Volume 10 </em>(physical CD) is available for purchase <a href="http://schoolofjazz.org/">here</a> - or order a digital copy below.</p><p> Mon, 12 May 2014 12:00:00 +0000 Brenda Goldstein-Young 16495 at http://kplu.org It's KPLU School Of Jazz Week! 3 local high school jazz bands to compete in elite NYC competition http://kplu.org/post/3-local-high-school-jazz-bands-compete-elite-nyc-competition <p>Three Seattle-area high school jazz bands have been selected from nearly 100 schools across the country to compete in this year’s prestigious Essentially Ellington Competition in New York City.</p><p>Jazz bands from Garfield and Roosevelt in Seattle as well as Edmonds-Woodway were the only three high schools selected from a region that includes 11 states and several Canadian provinces. Thu, 21 Feb 2013 16:40:00 +0000 Kirsten Kendrick 7838 at http://kplu.org 3 local high school jazz bands to compete in elite NYC competition