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Jazz Ensemble adds to students’ schedules

February 12, 2019

Jai Sinha reports on the Carlmont Jazz Ensemble and how students prepare for events.

Jazz club discussing a song they just began learning that day.

Jazz Club livens up the band room

December 16, 2018

The Jazz Club is a community of musicians who meet almost every day at lunch to practice what they love: jazz music. The club is well known in the band room but does not get...

Carlmont concert band performs at the annual winter concert. There are three nights of concerts every winter and spring featuring Concert Band, String Orchestra, Symphonic Band, Symphony Orchestra, Jazz Ensemble, Morning Jazz Band, and several jazz combos.

Carlmont music invites faculty to attend concerts

May 5, 2016

The awards case lining F-wing and the three-foot trophies in the band room are visual evidence of something Carlmont staff and students know -- our instrumental music program ...

A cello quintet performs The Final Countdown by Europe. The performance was arranged by senior Brian Cheung, who was featured on this piece on the electric cello.

Scots showcase skill in a night of music

February 27, 2016

Where else can you find a trombone-flute duet, two snazzy jazz combos, student-arranged music, and a cello quintet featuring an electric cello? Carlmont Instrumental Music's annual Chamber...

The Carlmont Jazz Ensemble has 19 members this year, many of whom are newcomers. The band looks forward to performing for the first time this year after having 11 out of 21 members graduate in 2015.

Carlmont gets jazzy at CSM

November 19, 2015

“I’m nervous and excited about my first performance with the jazz band, but I think it will be a really cool experience to play at the festival,” said freshman Jayla Chee. No...

Jazz Ensemble performs at their 2013 winter concert.

Jazz cultivates a tightly knit band

September 10, 2014

Jazz itself is a fluid, improvised entity more open to creativity and interpretation than any other form of music. Its distinct character is reflected in the unique nature of the...

The Carlmont Jazz Ensemble performs

DaBaldo returns for Jazz Night

May 18, 2014

On Friday, May 16, Carlmont's semi-annual Jazz Night marked the return of director John DaBaldo (JD) to "JD and the Carlmont Jazz" after a three-month absence. DaBaldo said,...

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